Job Posting: African American Literature at Bard College (Deadline: 9.30.14)

From Chronicle Vitae

The Division of Languages & Literature at Bard College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-line appointment in African-American literature, rank open (candidates at the assistant, associate, and full professor levels are encouraged to apply).

We are looking for an exceptional scholar and teacher whose writing and research interests are focused on African-American literature and whose work potentially intersects with American and Atlantic History, American Studies, and Africana Studies. He or she should be able to teach American Studies courses and to participate in the three-course American literature sequence.  This faculty member will teach also in Bard’s First-Year Seminar, the foundation of the colleges commitment to general liberal arts education. – See more at: