McGill University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Art History at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in 18th/early 19th-century art and visual culture, beginning August 2011. The specialization is open to all geographical locations, preferably with a strong interest in and understanding of cultural networks across and beyond Europe. A focus on art, architecture, print, photography, or any other early modern/modern media and intermediality is welcome. The successful candidate will be asked to teach and advise at the undergraduate and graduate (MA and PhD) levels, and to conduct scholarly research. Candidates must hold a completed PhD and have teaching experience. Knowledge of French is an asset. Please send statements of research programme, teaching philosophy, publication samples, and course evaluations, along with a curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation to: Prof. Will Straw, Chair, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University, Arts Building, 853 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal (Quebec), Canada, H3A 2T6. Application deadline is October 25, 2010, or until the position is filled.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.