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Current Positions

February 2018

Visiting Faculty Position

Submission Application: by 28 February 2018.
Start Date (estimated): October 2018
Salary: 13,500 NIS for a Full Professor ($3750 at today's exchange rate), and round-trip airfare (direct flight, economy class) will be provided.
12,500 NIS for an Associate or Assistant Professor or Senior Lecturer or Lecturer ($3470 at today's exchange rate), and round-trip airfare (direct flight, economy class) will be provided.
Salary includes monthly wage and monthly rent subsidy (without regard to family size).
Institution: The Zalman Shamir Department of Bible at Bar-Ilan University
Location: Israel
E-mail Submission: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1kQk0xe7RYKre5VInatlwhuK8EaEgvZQr

January 2018

Viterbi Visiting Professorship in Mediterranean Jewish Studies (UCLA)

Submission Application: January 15, 2018
Institution: University of California
Website: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF03376
E-mail Submission: cjs@humnet.ucla.edu

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December 2017

Princeton University, Program in Judaic Studies Postdoctoral Research Associate

Submission Application: December 15, 2017
Institution: Judaic Studies at Princeton University
Website: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=4802
E-mail Submission: baru@princeton.edu

Assistant Professor of Hebrew Bible

Submission Application: November 15, 2017, but applications will be accepted until December 1, 2017
Institution: New York University: Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS): Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies
Location: New York, NY
Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/45858.

November 2017

Tenured Professor of Hebrew Bible

Submission Application: November 15, 2017
Start Date (estimated): July 1, 2019
Institution: Faculty of Arts and Sciences - Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations - Harvard University
Location: Cambridge
Website: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/7878
E-mail Submission: roy@fas.harvard.edu

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

Submission Application: 6 November 2017
Start Date (estimated): 3 January 2018
Institution: St Andrews
Location: Scotland
Website: http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BES498/lecturer-in-old-testament-hebrew-bible-ac2050ml/
E-mail Submission: divhos@st-andrews.ac.uk


Submission Application: November 15th, 2017
Start Date (estimated): July 1, 2018
Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/45813

October 2017

Assistant Professor in Early Judaism

Submission Application: October 15, 2017
Start Date (estimated): July 1, 2018
Institution: The Department of Near Eastern Languages & Cultures at the University of California
Location: Los Angeles
Website: http://nelc.ucla.edu/ancient-near-east-egyptology/ucla-recruitment-assistant-professor-early-judaism/

February 2017

Scientific editor for its English language publications

Submission Application: Feb 19, 2017
Institution: Tel Aviv Universsity
E-mail Submission: michalthu@tauex.tau.ac.il

Job description: Editing of various texts in English, primarily excavation reports and articles on archaeology and the history of the Land of Israel. Responsibility for publication from the receipt of manuscripts through proofreading and preparation of texts for publication. Execution of additional assignments as needed.
Necessary qualifications: BA in Archaeology or allied field (history, geography, etc.), specialization in archaeology of the Levant an advantage. Experience in scientific editing in English; mastery of English at mother tongue level; fluency in Hebrew. Command of OFFICE and InDesign.Understanding of the process of publication of archaeological excavations, beginning with the stages of field work through to presentation of scientific reports, including preparation of plans, plates, photos and written text. Candidate must be punctual, have the ability to coordinate and organize, provide services, be a self starter, and work well with people.
Submitting candidacy: The position is open to employees of Tel Aviv Universsity as well as external candidates, male and female alike. CV's should be sent to Michal Thurm at .
Only applicable applications will be answered. Applicable applicants will be asked to undergo testing in English.
The final date for application submission is Feb 19, 2017.

March 2017

Lecturer in Classical Hebrew and Judaism Curriculum

Submission Application: 15 March 2017
Institution: Sydney School of Education & Social Work- Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Location: Sydney, Australia
Website: https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/en-us/listing/48539/lecturer-in-classical-hebrew-and-judaism-curriculum/

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October 2016

OT religious history and Syro-Palestine archaeology (Kiel)

Submission Application: October 15, 2016
Website: https://www.academics.de/jobs

August 2016

Associate Professor of Ancient Near East and Hebrew Bible

Submission Application: Aug 31, 2016
Start Date (estimated):
Institution: The University of Texas at Austin: College of Liberal Arts : Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Location: Texas
Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/35792
E-mail Submission: hackett@austin.utexas.edu

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Professorship of the Archaeology of Israel

Submission Application: September 30, 2015; applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.
Institution: The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations (NELC) at Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Website: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/6295
E-mail Submission: nelc@fas.harvard.edu


Visiting Assistant Professor of Judaism in Antiquity

Start Date (estimated): August 2015
Institution: Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies - College of Liberal Arts - Towson University
Website: http://www.towson.edu/provost/provost/facultypositions/cla/cla_phil_vasst_2876.asp


Teaching Fellow in Jewish Studies

Submission Application: 30 July 2015
Start Date (estimated): 1st September 2015
Institution: King's College London
Website: https://www.hirewire.co.uk/HE/1061247/MS_JobDetails.aspx?JobID=63125
E-mail Submission: andrea.schatz@kcl.ac.uk,


Senior Academic Position in Semitic Linguistics

Submission Application: May 31, 2015
Start Date (estimated): October 2016
Institution: The Department of Hebrew Culture Studies at Tel-Aviv University
Location: Israel
E-mail Submission: tamarsovran@gmail.com


Visiting Instructor or Assistant Professor in Biblical Studies (non-tenure track)

Submission Application: April 1, 2015
Start Date (estimated): Late August 2015
Institution: Luther College
Location: Decorah, Iowa, USA
Website: https://luthercollege.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=25359&job=visiting-instructor-or-assistant-professor-in-biblical-studies-non-tenure-track
E-mail Submission: greeto02@luther.edu

3 full-time positions as post-doc or research associate

Submission Application: 15th of March 2015
Start Date (estimated): September 1st, 2015
Institution: Centre Paul-Albert Fevrier, a research unit of the National Center of Scientific Research (CNRS, France) and the University of Aix-Marseille
Location: Aix-en-Provence
More Info
E-mail Submission: katell.b@free.fr OR berthelot@mmsh.univ-aix.fr

The ERC project Re-thinking Judaism's Encounter with the Roman Empire: Rome's Political and Religious Challenge to Israel and its Impact on Judaism (2nd Century BCE - 7th Century CE) (acronym: "Judaism and Rome") invites applications for 3 full-time positions as post-doc or research associate in the following fields:
a) Roman History (preferably someone with some experience in Roman legal sources) (2 years position)
b) Rabbinic Judaism (3 years position)
c) History of Ancient Christianity (3 years position)


Job - 2 PhD researchers 'Reconfiguring Diaspora, the Transformation of the Jewish Diaspora in Late Antiquity' (1,0 fte)

Submission Application: February 15, 2015
Start Date (estimated): May 1st 2015
Institution: Utrecht University
Website: https://www.academictransfer.com/employer/UU/vacancy/26166/lang/en/
E-mail Submission: l.v.rutgers@uu.nl

Visiting Instructor or Assistant Professor in Biblical Studies and Judaism (non-tenure track)

Submission Application: February 10, 2015
Start Date (estimated): Late August 2015
Institution: Luther College
Location: Decorah, Iowa 52101 - USA
Website: https://luthercollege.hiretouch.com/job-details
E-mail Submission: guynave@luther.edu.

A one-year, non-tenure track position with the possibility of renewal up to a term of three years.

General 2013-2014


Submission Application: will begin January 2, 2013
Start Date :June 1,2014
Institution: W. F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research - (AIAR)
Location: Jerusalem
E-mail Submission: emc@duke.edu

The W. F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research (AIAR) welcomes applications for the position of Director beginning June 1, 2014. The mission of the Albright is to develop and disseminate scholarly knowledge of the literature, history, and culture of the Near East, as well as the study of the development of civilization from prehistory to the early Islamic period.

The Director is the chief executive officer of the Institute, responsible for the fellows' program, budget, management of the staff and physical plant in Jerusalem, and fundraising. The Albright Institute seeks candidates who are leaders in the fields of Near Eastern Studies and/or related fields, including archaeology, biblical studies, history, museology, and religious studies. The successful candidate must be a U.S. citizen and have administrative and grant-writing skills, and some experience in fundraising. Review of applications will begin January 2, 2013; preliminary interviews will be held in early spring; in-person interviews will be conducted at the spring meeting of the Trustees in Indianapolis April 19-21, 2013.

The search committee requests a letter of application, a full CV along with the name of three references. All communications should be sent to the chair of the committee, Eric M. Meyers, electronically to emc@duke.edu, or by hard copy to Box 90964, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708-0964, marked "Albright Search Committee." Applications will be considered until the position is filled. The Albright Institute is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization and all candidates will be considered on the basis of their individual qualifications irrespective of religion, gender, and race. Salary and benefits are competitive and will be based on individual experience and qualifications.

Comite national de la recherche scientifique

Section n31 : Humankinds and environments: evolution, interactions
Section n32 : Ancient and medieval worlds
Section n34 : Language Sciences

Head, Library of the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World

Institution: New York University
Website: http://library.nyu.edu/about/jobs.html#ISAW

New York University seeks a qualified individual to lead the Library of the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World.

The Institute for the Study of the Ancient World [ISAW] is a unique center for advanced scholarly research and graduate education, offering the Ph.D. degree through NYU's Graduate School of Arts and Science. It has a wider geographic span than other programs that focus on the ancient world, incorporating not only Europe and the entire Mediterranean basin, but also the Near East, and Central, South, and East Asia. In its research and its teaching of doctoral students, ISAW emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach, one that transcends modern boundaries of nation. It supports scholarship that crosses customary disciplinary boundaries - art history, literature, archaeology, history, geography, geology, economics, and sociology, among others - to create a new intellectual framework for understanding the ancient world, and to train a new generation of scholars steeped in that integrated approach.

The ISAW Library supports the research and curricular needs of ISAW's faculty, resident and visiting scholars, and graduate students. The ISAW Library and its staff have been built to suit the needs of scholars in the 21st century, embracing both traditional and digital collections and methods, and taking advantage of new techniques for access, delivery and collection building. The Head Librarian works closely with the Institute Director, faculty, and Associate Director for Digital Programs to deliver and enhance information resources and library services that support the interdisciplinary work of ISAW. Those interdisciplinary programs also require that the Librarian work collaboratively with other libraries at NYU and in the New York area, as well as with digital publishers, aggregators, and catalogers worldwide, to insure that the ISAW community, both locally and globally, has access to the broadest possible range of scholarly content. Such collaboration is also essential in the context of collections development to ensure that the ISAW Library complements and extend, rather than duplicates, the extraordinary range of resources New York's cultural institutions make available to researchers.

The Head of the ISAW Library, reporting jointly to the Director of Collections and Research Services in NYU's Division of Libraries and to the Director of ISAW, is responsible for all aspects of the Library's operations, including oversight of access and research services, development of the Library's print and digital collections, liaison with other NYU Libraries departments (including technical services and the NYU Digital Library team), and liaison with ISAW's user community. The staff of the Library includes an Assistant Head and three catalogers. The incumbent will be responsible for the Library's close collaborative relationship with other NYU Libraries, including the Institute of Fine Arts Library on East 78th Street and the Elmer Holmes Bobst Library on Washington Square. The incumbent will also maintain close working relationships with other libraries in the New York area, such as the Library of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the New York Public Library and the libraries of Columbia University.


Lector in Semitic languages (Yale)

Submission Application: November 1, 2015
Institution: YALE UNIVERSITY, the Department of Religious Studies
Website: http://apply.interfolio.com/29457

YALE UNIVERSITY, the Department of Religious Studies, is seeking to make a full-time appointment of a Lector or Senior Lector whose teaching responsibilities may include Aramaic, Advanced Syriac, Ugaritic, and additional Semitic languages, such as Ethiopic, beginning July 1, 2016. Ph.D. preferred but not required. Interest in the use of technology in teaching desirable. Rank dependent on qualifications and experience. Initial appointment will be up to three years, with possible renewal. Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and underrepresented minorities.

A detailed letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of effective teaching, a sample of scholarly or pedagogical writing, and three letters of reference, should be submitted online at http://apply.interfolio.com/29457

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2015.

Assistant or Associate Professor, Religious Studies

Submission Application: October 15, 2015
Start Date (estimated): July 1, 2016.
Institution: McMaster University
Website: https://careers.mcmaster.ca/psp/prepprd/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/
E-mail Submission: relsch@mcmaster.ca.

Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, Brandeis University

Submission Application: October 16, 2015
Institution: Brandeis University
Website: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/6066
E-mail Submission: atwright@brandeis.edu


Associate Acquisitions Editor (Biblical Studies, at Gorgias Press)

Submission Application: Nov. 21-24 - The position will remain open until filled
Institution: The Associate Acquisitions Editor
Website: http://gorgiaspress.com/bookshop/t-jobs.aspx
E-mail Submission: jeff@gorgiaspress.com