Vacancy number 20-279
Function type Academic staff
Hours (in fte) 1.0
External/ internal External
Placed on 23 June 2020
Closing date 31 August 2020
The Department of Archaeological Sciences of the Faculty of Archaeology is looking for an
Assistant Professor in Archaeological Materials Analysis
The Department of Archaeological Sciences of the Faculty of Archaeology is looking for an Assistant Professor who will use and steer the existing laboratories to encourage collaborative research with the whole faculty and to develop his/her own research line in new methods and approaches to the analysis of material culture and artefacts. The Assistant Professor will also be responsible for teaching in both the bachelor and master education programs and will be available for students in a supervisory capacity. The position within the Material Culture Studies Research Group fills an important academic collaborative role between the Archaeological Sciences, World Archaeology, and Archaeological Heritage and Society departments. Tasks will include:
The Faculty of Archaeology is an international faculty in the multidisciplinary world of Archaeology and is home to 500 students. The Faculty is remarkable for its global diversity and the strong connection it fosters between teaching and research. It is here that researchers from all areas of the field work to determine the future of archaeological research: the future of the past begins in Leiden.
Terms and conditions
The successful applicant will receive a contract for the duration of 5 years. The possibility of renewal will be discussed after an evaluation in the fourth year. The salary depending on qualifications and experience, the gross monthly salary is € 3.637,- to € 4.978,- (scale 11 in accordance with the collective salary agreement of the Association of Dutch Universities) and for a full working week.
Leiden University offers an attractive benefits package with additional holiday (8%) and end-of-year bonuses (8.3%), training and career development. Our individual choices model gives you some freedom to assemble your own set of terms and conditions. For international spouses we have set up a dual career programme. Candidates from outside the Netherlands may be eligible for a substantial tax break.
Leiden University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from members of underrepresented groups.
More information about this vacancy is available upon request from Jason Laffoon, email email@example.com.
Applications should be submitted no later than August 31 via firstname.lastname@example.org and addressed to Jason Laffoon. Please quote the vacancy number in your application. All requested documents should be sent in PDF format. Applications should be submitted in English and include a:
Interviews on Skype are envisaged for September/October 2020. The intended start date is 1 January 2021.Continue reading
|Title||Assistant Professor in Archaeological Materials Analysis|
|Job location||Rapenburg 70, 2311 EZ Leiden|
|Published||June 24, 2020|
|Application deadline||August 31, 2020|
|Job types||Assistant / Associate Professor  |
|Fields||Archaeology,   Materials Chemistry,   Inorganic Chemistry,   Mineralogy,   Petrology  |