Advert for Faculty Positions - Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies

DEPARTMENT OF ARCHAEOLOGY AND HERITAGE STUDIES

SCHOOL OF ARTS, COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, LEGON

 

INVITATION OF APPLICATIONS

 

The Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies, University of Ghana, invites applications for appointment at the rank of Lecturer or above for the following positions:

1. Forensic Archaeology or Forensic Anthropolgy. The successful candidate should have a Ph.D.and will be expected to conduct scholarly research at the highest level and establish a funded research programme. The Candidatemust show promise in research as demonstrated by conference presentations and/or publications, as well as strong endorsement by referees.

2. Archaeology with specialization in Archaeo–metallurgy.The candidate must have aA Ph.D. and demonstrated expertise in the ancient and contemporary traditional iron smelting industry in sub Saharan Africa and the different cultural traditions and techniques associated with the process. He must also show promise in research as demonstrated by conference presentations and/or publications, as well as strong endorsement by referees.

 

METHOD OF APPLICATION

An applicant is required to submit a completed application pack to the College Secretary, College of Humanities, University of Ghana, P. O. Box LG 1173, Legon, Accra, Ghana (Hardcopy) or cohcsecretary@ug.edu.gh (Soft Copy).

The Application Pack should contain the following:

i. Completed Academic Staff Application Form (UAB Form 1A) to be downloaded from the University’s website at www.ug.edu.gh/hrodd.

ii. An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae supported by copies of academic and professional certificates.

iii. Applicants’ Teaching and Research Statementof about 2,500 words (not more than five pages).

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

 

CLOSING DATE

Applications should reach the College Secretary not later than the close of day on Friday, August 28, 2020. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

June 23, 2020