Avedissian Chair in Armenian History and Civilization

New York, NY, USA
Jan 13, 2019
Feb 12, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Title:Avedissian Chair in Armenian History and Civilization

**Department:** 4027- A&S MESAAS

**Department Number:** 4027

**Location:** Morningside

**Summary Description:** The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies at Columbia University invites applications for a position in Armenian Studies, at the rank of associate or full professor. The appointment will fill the Avedissian Chair in Armenian History and Civilization. The candidate is expected have a distinguished record of scholarly achievement in the field of Armenian Studies and to demonstrate the capacity to contribute significantly to the larger intellectual mission and the institutional well-being of the department.

The department will review applications starting October 25 , 2016 and will accept them until the position is filled.

**School/Institute/Unit:** Arts and Sciences

**Minimum Degree Required:** Ph.D.

**Minimum Qualifications:**

**All applicants MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered for the position.** All candidates must have excellent scholarship.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

**Additional Information:** For inquiries about the RAPS application process, please contact: Jessica Rechtschaffer at jr650@columbia.edu or 212-854-6512

**Posting Date:** 09-25-2016

**Closing Date:** Open Until Filled

**Special Instructions to Applicants:** All applications must be made through Columbia University's online Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS). Please upload the following required materials: Curriculum Vitae, cover letter of application, writing sample (representative sample of scholarship) and sample class syllabus (to be submitted as "Other document 1"). RAPS will accommodate uploads of maximum two (2) megabytes in size per document.

The completion of the application process in RAPS is indicated by a confirmation number, which the applicant should retain.

For questions about the RAPS application process, please email jr650@columbia.edu.

**Proposed Start Date:** 07-01-2017

**EEO Statement** Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

**Date Review Begins** 10-28-2016

**Required Applicant Documents for Upload:** Curriculum Vitae

Cover Letter

Writing Sample/Publication 1

Other Document 1

**Optional Applicant Documents for Upload** Other Document 2

**Quicklink for Posting:** academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=63468

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