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The Department of Art History, Visual Art, and Theory at the University of British Columbia invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field Architecture and Art of the Islamic World.  The geographical area of specialization is open, including the Iberian Peninsula, the wider Mediterranean World, North Africa, the Middle East, and South and South East Asia.  The department is searching for a candidate who specializes in a period or periods, other than contemporary and modern, that is medieval or early modern.  The candidate will be versed in the most advanced theoretical and methodological concerns of the field and have competency in the languages the specialization requires.

The candidate must have a PhD (or have successfully defended their dissertation) by the position start date.  The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for excellence in research and in undergraduate and graduate teaching. He or she will be expected to maintain an active program of research, publication, teaching, graduate supervision, and service. The anticipated start date of employment is July 1, 2015.

Deadline: Applications and all supporting materials must be received by October 15, 2014.

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