Mellon Post Doctoral Teaching Fellowships/Lectureships for 2012-14

Three Mellon Post Doctoral Teaching Fellowships/Lectureships will be offered in the Department of Art History and Archaeology, Columbia University, for 2012-14. Specialization may be in any field of art history. In addition to conducting their own research, Fellows teach Art Humanities: Masterpieces of Western Art, part of the Core Curriculum of Columbia College (or an equivalent course in African, Islamic, South Asian, or East Asian art). In the second year Fellows have the option of teaching an undergraduate seminar in their own field of specialization in lieu of one semester of Art Humanities.

Awards are for two years, with a salary of $52,250.

Send application letter, resume including teaching experience, three recommendations, table of contents and opening or closing sections of the dissertation (10 to 15 pages). Applicants should have been awarded the PhD degree in either 2011, 2012, or have a firm scheduled date of defense on or before May 25, 2012. Applications must be received by Monday, February 6, 2012. Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

Send materials (including e-mail address) to:

Mellon Search Committee
Department of Art History and Archaeology
Columbia University
826 Schermerhorn Hall, MC 5517
1190 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027