Deadline: 15 October 2013
The Wellesley College English Department invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant professor, with specializations in one of three fields: African-American literature, queer literature, and medieval literature. Having a secondary interest in 20th and 21st- British and Anglophone literature is a plus. Candidates should have a promising program of research in their field. Ph.D. preferred (ABD considered). The teaching responsibilities of this position include a 2/2 course load and the development of courses in the candidate’s specialty at all levels of the departments undergraduate curriculum as well as in other literature, in composition, and in the introduction of literary study to majors.
Please submit letter of application, CV, writing sample and names of recommenders by 15 October 2013, to Kathleen Brogan, Chair of the Search Committee, through Wellesley’s on-line application system at https://career.wellesley.edu. The online application will request names/email addresses so that recommenders or dossier services may submit the letters directly. If circumstances make it impossible to submit materials electronically, email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. Wellesley College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply.
Further details at: http://chronicle.com/jobs/0000788841-01/