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Center for Programs in Contemporary Writing: Lecturer in Critical Writing

1371 Center for Programs in Contemporary Writing (0314) Faculty
Penn’s Critical Writing Program is a Writing in the Disciplines (WID) program. We invite applications for one or more full-time, one-year appointment(s) (non-tenure track) as Lecturer to teach small, discipline-based writing seminars to Penn freshmen. Initial appointment(s) are for academic year 2018-19 and may be renewed for up to two additional years contingent on satisfactory performance and… View Details Bookmark

College of Liberal and Professional Studies and Department of Chemistry Full-time Lecturer

1322 College of Liberal and Professional Studies (0305) Faculty
The College of Liberal and Professional Studies (LPS) and the Department of Chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania are seeking qualified applicants for one full-time lecturer position to begin July 1, 2017. The responsibilities of the position are divided between teaching duties (80%) and advising/administration (20%) for undergraduate programs in LPS. Teaching experience in Organic Chem… View Details Bookmark

Director of the Center for the Advanced Study of India at the University of Pennsylvania

1370 SAS Dean (0302) Faculty
The School of Arts and Sciences (SAS) of the University of Pennsylvania is searching for a Director of the Center for the Advanced Study of India (CASI), who would also hold a tenured faculty position, to begin on July 1, 2018. Founded in 1992, CASI is the first research institution in the United States dedicated to the study of contemporary India. A national resource, it fills an urgent need… View Details Bookmark

Physics and Astronomy Assistant Professor in Computational Astrophysics

1363 Physics and Astronomy (0118) Faculty
The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for an Assistant Professor position, to start July 1, 2018. We are looking for an astrophysicist with expertise in data science, numerical simulation, or computation. The first three years of this tenure-track position at Penn will include a joint (50/50%) appointment with the newly created Simons Ce… View Details Bookmark

Asian American Studies Program Full-time Lecturer

1360 Asian-American Studies Program (0157) Faculty
The Asian American Studies Program at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for the position of full-time Lecturer in Sociology or a related social science, beginning Fall 2018. The appointment will be for an initial year with the possibility of annual renewal for up to an additional two years, contingent upon a satisfactory performance review and approval of the Dean. The course… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor in Environmental Humanities

1343 SAS Dean (0302) Faculty
The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment in environmental humanities, broadly interpreted to embrace disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches from the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. The successful candidate’s primary appointment will be in either the Department of Anthropol… View Details Bookmark

Africana Studies Tenured/Tenure-track Position in West African History, pre-colonial to late 19th century

1337 Africana Studies Department (0129) Faculty
The Department of Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania seeks a historian of West Africa at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. The successful candidate will be selected on the basis of superb scholarship and outstanding teaching and will join a department distinguished by a clear commitment to global black studies as an interdisciplinary endeavor. Candidates s… View Details Bookmark

Anthropology Assistant or Associate Professor in Linguistic Anthropology

1347 Anthropology (0101) Faculty
The Department of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania seeks to fill a position in linguistic anthropology at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor to start Fall 2018. Specialty and geographic area are open. We welcome applications from candidates whose work employs the analysis of language as semiotic form to study large-scale sociocultural processes, such as those enabled by … View Details Bookmark

Russian and East European Studies Assistant Professor in Nineteenth-century Russian Literature and Culture

1350 Slavic Languages and Literature (0124) Faculty
The Department of Russian and East European Studies at the University of Pennsylvania is seeking applications for an assistant professor (tenure-track) with expertise in nineteenth-century Russian literature and culture, to begin July 1, 2018. Of particular interest are candidates with additional expertise in some aspect of Central European studies. Demonstrated strength in research and publica… View Details Bookmark

English Department Assistant Professor in Contemporary Poetry and Poetics

1355 English (0107) Faculty
The English Department invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor rank in the field of contemporary poetry and poetics. We are particularly interested in candidates who are practicing poets, whose writing connects contemporary poetics to earlier periods of poetic invention, and whose work aligns well with resources in poetry/poetics at Penn (such as PennSound, J… View Details Bookmark

Biology Assistant Professor in Animal Behavior

1342 Biology (0103) Faculty
The Department of Biology at University of Pennsylvania invites applicants for a tenure-track position in Animal Behavior at the level of Assistant Professor. We are especially interested in integrative research that explores animal behavior in a natural context. We will consider all types of behaviors and animal models, but we are particularly looking for research programs that include mechani… View Details Bookmark

History of Art - Morris Russell and Josephine Chidsey Williams Assistant Professor in Roman Architecture

1339 History of Art (0112) Faculty
Tenure-track Assistant Professor. Morris Russell and Josephine Chidsey Williams Assistant Professor. The Department of History of Art seeks an exciting and innovative scholar-teacher with wide-ranging interests and field work in Roman architecture and urbanism who will complement existing departmental strengths, and make broad use of the region’s rich cultural resources. Teaching load is 2 cour… View Details Bookmark

History of Art Assistant Professor in Early Modern Art, 1400-1750

1336 History of Art (0112) Faculty
Tenure-track Assistant Professor. Early Modern Art, 1400-1750. The Department of History of Art seeks an exciting and innovative scholar-teacher with wide-ranging interests in the visual arts and architecture of the early modern world who will complement departmental strengths and make broad use of the region’s rich cultural resources. Teaching load is 2 courses per semester, including upper-le… View Details Bookmark

Sociology Tenured/Tenure-track Position

1335 Sociology (0125) Faculty
The Department of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for one open rank tenure-track faculty position in the areas of Culture and Interaction, with an emphasis in Economic Sociology, and/or Sociology of Education, with an emphasis on Race and Ethnicity. We seek a methodologically and substantively diverse applicant pool. Applications are encouraged from candidates w… View Details Bookmark

History Assistant Professor in Post-1945 U.S. History

1332 History (0111) Faculty
U.S. History, Post-1945: The Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Post-1945 U.S. History. We are particularly interested in scholars specializing in urban and/or political history as well as race, ethnicity, and immigration. The candidate will participate in the undergraduate and graduate teaching miss… View Details Bookmark

History Assistant Professor in Ottoman History

1320 History (0111) Faculty
Ottoman History: The Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Ottoman History. We welcome a range of scholarship in Ottoman history, including transnational and imperial perspectives as well as approaches that address the political, ethnic, and religious diversity of the Ottoman world. Specialists from an… View Details Bookmark

Philosophy Visiting Assistant Professor

1311 Philosophy (0117) Faculty
VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PHILOSOPHY University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy. For one academic year, starting July 1, 2017. AOS: Moral philosophy. Preference for candidates who can teach bioethics, philosophy of law, and/or philosophy of social science in addition to a survey of normative ethics. Two courses per semester, pl… View Details Bookmark

Political Science Senior Political Theorist Faculty Position

1310 Political Science (0119) Faculty
The Department of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania seeks to hire a distinguished senior political theorist, preferably one whose work engages with both non-Western and Western institutions and ideas. Candidates should be prepared to teach undergraduate and graduate political theory courses. Candidates should apply online at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/posti… View Details Bookmark

Lauder Institute and School of Arts and Sciences Chang Sun Term Professorship

1304 SAS Dean (0302) Faculty
Name of Position: Chang Sun Term Professorship Institution: Joseph H. Lauder Institute for Management & International Studies, School of Arts & Sciences and Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Description: The Lauder Institute invites applications for a Term Professorship in International Studies. We are especially interested in applicants specializing in one or more of the follo… View Details Bookmark

Center for the Analysis of Archaeological Materials Lecturer in Digital Archaeology

1206 SAS Dean (0302) Faculty
The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum) and the School of Arts and Sciences are seeking a Teaching Specialist in Digital Archaeology for their new Center for the Analysis of Archaeological Materials (CAAM; http://penn.museum/caam). CAAM is a joint endeavor of the Penn Museum and the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Arts and Sciences, and will su… View Details Bookmark