Teaching Positions at Bogazici University, Turkey

Deadline: 15/08/2010

The Department of History at Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey, is pleased to announce that it will be recruiting for an academic position to be funded by the Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation on the basis of a yearly total of 26,000 Euros net in the field of Ancient Greek History and/or Classical Archaeology. Bogazici University will provide the holder of the position with free accommodation for the duration of his/her contract. The expected duration of this contract is two years, subject to renewal at the end of the academic year.

Job Description
– The holder of this position will be expected to teach a total of four courses, two each semester.
-The candidate is required to teach one introductory level and one advanced level or graduate course per semester in the field of Ancient Greek History and Classical Archaeology, pending discussion with the department.
-The weekly load for any undergraduate course or graduate seminar is three hours.
-Courses are to be taught entirely in English, and course material, textbooks, and readings need also to be in English.
-Preference will be given to candidates demonstrating their capacity to cover both fields at introductory level.

Application process
The application file should include:
-a detailed CV
-list of publications
-three recommendations from specialists in the candidate’s field
-Candidates should also include a detailed syllabus and course description for the introductory course, as well as detailed information on the advanced courses or graduate seminars they wish to propose for consideration. They are also encouraged to include a sample of their written work.

*Candidates with a PhD in a relevant field and excellent command of English should send in their application before August 15, 2010 to:

Ancient History and Archaeology Search Committee
Department of History
Bogazici University
Istanbul 34342, Turkey

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