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Professorship in Ancient Near Eastern Art

The Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures, West Asia & North Africa and the Department of Art History at the University of Chicago invite applications for a Professorship in Ancient Near Eastern Art, with appointment beginning July 1, 2024, or July 1, 2025.  

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Assistant Professor in the History of Architecture

Syracuse University School of Architecture – a top-ranked research institution that is committed to building a diverse faculty – seeks candidates for a full-time tenure-track position in the history of architecture at the Assistant Professor rank starting in the 2024-2025 academic year.

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Assistant Professor Architecture Archives of the Future

Under the leadership of Dr. Dirk van den Heuvel a new group has been launched at the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment: Architecture Archives of the Future, which is situated at the intersections of advanced architectural design and research, history and theory, archival studies and museology.

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Chief Curator

The Getty Research Institute (GRI) is dedicated to furthering knowledge and advancing understanding of the visual arts and their various histories through its expertise, active collecting program, public programs, institutional collaborations, exhibitions,...

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Lecturer in Architecture Studies

​​​​​​​The committee is looking for applications from candidates who specialise in architectural studies with a focus on architectural humanities and/or social studies of architecture and can contribute to research-informed teaching that complements the existing clusters of activity in the Manchester Architecture Research Group (MARG) and the Manchester School of Architecture (MSA).

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Director, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University

The Director serves as thought leader and advocate, developing comprehensive strategies for Avery Library specifically and distinctive collections broadly in areas such as analog and born digital acquisitions, digitization, scholarly communication, course and curricular integration, user-centered services, organizational design and change management, diversity and inclusion, accessibility, employee engagement, and the ongoing professional development of Avery’s dedicated staff.

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