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English: Location: Lindenwood University, Belleville, Ill. Start Date: Applications accepted immediately. Closing Date: Open until filled, but applications received by February 15, 2015 will be given priority consideration. The English department at Lindenwood University-Belleville invites applications for the appointment of a full-time, annually renewable assistant or associate professor of English with specialties in rhetoric/composition and American literatures, to commence August 2015. (more…)
Arizona State University invites applications for the position of Director of the School of Transborder Studies (STS) with a concurrent appointment as tenured Professor. Appointment will be located on the Tempe campus with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2015. Salary and start-up will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications.
Currie C. and Thomas A. Barron Visiting Professor in the Environment and Humanities (Princeton University)
Princeton University seeks to appoint a distinguished humanist whose work is related to the environment for the academic year of 2015-2016. The position will provide salary plus benefits for a semester long visit or the duration of a full academic year, depending on the negotiated length of the visit and available funding. The funds may be used to supplement a sabbatical leave. (more…)
The Department of Writing, Literature and Publishing invites applications for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor position in Latin American/U.S. Latino literature. The candidate should be able to draw cultural and theoretical connections among Latin American, Caribbean, U.S. Latino/a, as well as other literatures of the Americas. We will also consider candidates with interests in Transatlantic Studies with a focus on Latin America. The appointment begins September 1, 2015. (more…)
Assistant/Associate Professor of Native American Literature and Creative Writing (South Dakota State University)
The English Department at South Dakota State University is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track (9-month) Assistant or Associate Professor of English to teach courses in Native American Literature and Creative Writing. Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. in English (or closely related field) with an emphasis in Native American Literature in hand by August 15, 2015 as well as effective written and oral communication skills, effective interpersonal skills, and the ability and willingness to collaborate within and across disciplinary lines. (more…)
University of Texas at Arlington, Department of English
Assistant Professor in Latino/a Literature
Tenure-track Assistant Professor in English with a PhD focusing on Latino/a Studies. Preference will be given to candidates who can also make contributions to the University’s Center for Mexican American Studies and to UTA’s mission as an HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution). A secondary interest in the digital humanities is desirable.
Application deadline: 20 November 2014. Salary, benefits, and privileges are competitive with other public research universities. Faculty expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels, maintain an active research program, mentor graduate students, and provide service to the department and the University as required. Candidates should email a letter of application, cv, and dissertation abstract or statement of research plans, preferably as a single PDF, using their first and last names as the name of the document. Email to Neill Matheson, Co-Chair, Latino/a Literature Search Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org). Letter should spell out candidate’s suitability for UT Arlington.
UT Arlington is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists.
Assistant Professor African-American Literature and History and Theory of Race in Literature (University of Toledo)
The University of Toledo Department of English Language and Literature invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in African-American literature and History and Theory of Race in Literature to begin August 2015. The successful candidate must have a strong grounding in African-American Literature and expertise in broader issues surrounding race in American literature and literary theory. The candidate should demonstrate commitment to excellence in research and teaching and will have earned the PhD by the time of appointment. Duties will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in American and African-American literature and culture, as well as general English courses. (more…)