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Lecturer in Archaeology

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health at the University of Wollongong has just opened a new continuing position in Archaeology. It is a teaching research position, with specialisations in geoarchaeology, spatial analysis and/or statistics and modelling.

Permanent/Continuing full-time appointment

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong

The School of Earth and Environmental Sciences within the Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health is globally recognised for the quality and impact of its research, teaching and contribution to community. Our school is one of the most research active academic units in Australia for the Earth, Environmental and Archaeological Sciences, with a nascent and expanding undergraduate teaching program in Archaeology. We are committed to an interdisciplinary effort to create new knowledge about Earth and its inhabitants for future generations.

This position will contribute to teaching and research specifically in the field of Archaeology. The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic teacher with research expertise in one or more of the following areas: geoarchaeology, spatial archaeology, and/or archaeo-informatics (including statistics and modelling).

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Dr Alex Mackay on + 61 2 4221 5344 or email amackay[at] or Professor Zenobia Jacobs on +61 2 4221 3633 or emailzenobia[at]

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Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact uow-recruitment[at]