Teaching Fellow in Chinese Archaeology

Durham, United Kingdom
21 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Jul 2018
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Archaeology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Post is Full Time and Fixed Term for 10 months.

Applications are invited for a Teaching Fellow in Chinese Archaeology with a particular emphasis on material culture (e.g. Chinese trade ceramics, metallurgy, etc). This post offers an exciting opportunity to consolidate and expand our taught geographical coverage of Eurasian archaeology into East Asia, to complement our collaborative relationship with the Palace Museum in Beijing, and to strengthen Durham University’s expertise in Chinese Studies. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to team-taught modules on the archaeology of complex societies, trade and global networks, cultural heritage, artefact studies, practical archaeological skills as well as develop a special topic on an area of their own interest and expertise. They will report directly to the Head of Department.

Successful applicants will, ideally be in post by 1st September 2018.

All applicants are asked to submit:

For informal enquiries please contact Dr Penny Wilson (Penelope.wilson@durham.ac.uk or 0191 334 1159). All enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.