Assistant Professor in Ancient Near Eastern History and Archaeology, Bilkent

Full Time Faculty Position (Assistant Professor) in Ancient Near Eastern History and Archaeology – Department of Archaeology, Bilkent University

The Department of Archaeology at Bilkent University invites faculty applications at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of Ancient Near Eastern Languages, ANE History, and/or ANE Archaeology. Applicants should hold a PhD in related fields, and should be pursuing research focusing on Anatolia and its neighboring regions, evidenced by publications. Expertise in Hittite language and literature is an asset.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications.

Bilkent University, established in Ankara in 1984, is a private foundation university of international repute, ranked highly in distinguished educational journals like Times Higher Education. English is the language of instruction. The compensation package includes benefits like health insurance and furnished housing on campus.

Informal inquiries can be forwarded to Acting Chair Dr. Thomas Zimmermann (zimmer@bilkent.edu.tr) or Dr. Charles Gates (gates@bilkent.edu.tr).

Application deadline is March 15, 2017. Applicants should send a Cover letter, CV, names and adresses of three references, plus a research and teaching statement through the following link:
https://stars.bilkent.edu.tr/staffapp/HART2017

Research Professorships, EPHE Paris

The following are job openings for research professorships at the EPHE in Paris.

Further info is available here: https://www.ephe.fr/actualites/recrutement-des-enseignants-chercheurs-2017

Section des sciences historiques et philologiques (SHP)
Date limite de candidature pour les postes de la section des sciences historiques et philologiques : lundi 13 mars 2017 à minuit, le cachet de la poste faisant foi.
1 poste de Directeur d’études (DE)
DE n° 4042 – Langue et Littératures néo-latines / Neo-Latin Language and Literature
1 poste de Directeur d’études cumulant (DECU)
DECU n° 4061 – Papyrologie grecque / Greek Papyrology

Section des sciences religieuses (SR)
Date limite de candidature pour les postes de la section des sciences religieuses : lundi 13 mars 2017 à minuit, le cachet de la poste faisant foi ou date du mél faisant foi.
6 postes de Directeurs d’études (DE)
DE n° 5158 – Sociologie des religions dans le monde contemporain / Sociology of religions in the contemporary world
DE n° 5163 – Origines du christianisme / Origins of Christianity
DE n° 5172 – Religions et Cultures du Levant (1600-500 av. J.-C.) / Religions and Cultures in the Ancient Near-East (1600-500 BC)
DE n° 5176 – Anthropologie rel igieuse de l’Amérique créole / Religious anthropology of Creole America
DE n° 5178 – Christianisme orthodoxe (XVe-XXIe siècles) / Orthodox Christianity (XVth-XXIst cent.)
DE n° 5244 – Islam sunnite / Sunnism
1 poste de Directeur d’études cumulant (DECU)
DECU n° 276 – Histoire de l’exégèse biblique au Moyen-Âge latin / History of Biblical exegesis in the Latin medieval world