The University of Southampton is committed to excellence in all we do, applying our insights and inventiveness to solve the most complex societal and environmental challenges. As a world-leading, research-intensive university, with a strong and high-quality educational offering, we are renowned for our innovation and enterprise and are within the top 1% of universities worldwide.
Archaeology at Southampton was ranked 3rd by GPA in the 2021 UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) and 31st globally by subject in the QS World Rankings.
Supported by a generous benefaction from the Honor Frost Foundation (https://honorfrostfoundation.org/) we are seeking to appoint an individual with an established national and international reputation within the field of the Maritime Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean at Associate Professor level (appointment at Lecturer level might also be considered dependent on the candidate’s experience). The successful candidate will enhance the international reputation of the Department of Archaeology within Maritime Archaeology; will teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level; and be expected to undertake leadership, management and engagement activities.
The post is offered on a full-time, fixed-term basis for 7 years. The appointee will receive an annual research support package of £20,000 per annum.