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Postdoctoral Fellowship

Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Arts of Africa and/or the African Diaspora

The Department of Art History and Archaeology at the University of Missouri invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in the arts of Africa and/or the African Diaspora to begin in the fall of 2016. Geographical, chronological, and specialization areas open; a secondary specialty in material culture, women and gender studies, or religious studies is welcome. The teaching load is two three-credit courses per semester, with primary teaching responsibilities including introductory-level surveys and upper-level courses in areas of expertise.

Candidates must have the Ph.D. in hand by the start of the appointment, with preference given to those who received their degree since January 2012. The salary will be $30,000/year plus full benefits, as well as a travel stipend.

For more information see the department’s website at Please submit a letter of application describing research and teaching interests and a CV. Applicants should also include contact information for three references. Email materials directly to:

Susan Langdon, Chair
Department of Art History and Archaeology

Review of applications will begin January 18, 2016.

The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA employer.





Department of Art History and Archaeology Faculty standards documents
Criteria for Doctoral Faculty Membership (pdf)
Performance Standards for Post-Tenure Review (pdf)
Guidelines for Promotion and Tenure (pdf)


last page update on October 21, 2013