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Elizabeth A. Whitehead Visiting Professors, American School of Classical Studies at Athens

One or Two Positions for 2017-2018

Deadline: October 31

Term: Early September to June 1.

Eligibility: A senior scholar with a significant record of publication and teaching in a North American institution who is a faculty or staff member at a Cooperating Institution. Preference will be given to those who have not received recent support from the School. Candidates who have held the Whitehead Professorship may apply if the previous term was at least five years prior.

Project: Advancing research on a project that utilizes the facilities of the School and enriches the academic program of the School. Whitehead Professors are encouraged to present a seminar, workshop, or other significant contribution to the academic program and to contribute to the intellectual life of the School in other ways, such as mentoring or advising students and participating in School trips, excursions, and conferences.

Compensation: Stipend of $35,000 plus round-trip coach airfare to Athens, board at Loring Hall for the Whitehead Professor (one-half senior rate for spouse, and one-half student rate for dependents) and School housing. Hotel and transportation on all fall School trips and transportation on all winter Attica excursions. 

Application: Applicants should submit the following materials online:  

Applicants should ask three recommenders to send letters directly to the address below or
via Email

Committee on Personnel
American School of Classical Studies at Athens
6-8 Charlton Street
Princeton, NJ 08540-5232

Applicants may be invited to an interview at the annual AIA/SCS meetings or by telephone.

The appointments will be announced by January 15.

The American School of Classical Studies at Athens does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, ethnic origin, or disability when considering admission to any form of membership or application for employment

6-8 Charlton Street, Princeton, NJ 08540-5232  Telephone:  609-683-0800  Fax: 609-924-0578

54 Souidias Street, GR-106 76 Athens, Greece Telephone: +30-213-000-2400  Fax: +30-210-725-0584

Other resources:

Also, consider fellowships such as Princeton fellowships listed on the MGSA Fellowships page or these other resources:

Chronicle of Higher Education job listings

www.higheredjobs.com job listings

H-Net Job Guide