Assistant Professor of English (Franklin & Marshall College)

Assistant Professor of English

Institution: Franklin & Marshall College
Location: Lancaster, PA
Faculty – Liberal Arts – English and Literature
Posted: 08/20/2014
Application Due: 11/03/2014
Type: Full Time
Notes: included on Affirmative Action email
The Franklin & Marshall English Department invites applications for a tenure-track position, beginning Fall 2015. The rank will be Assistant Professor or Instructor, depending on qualifications. Applicants should possess or be close to completing their Ph.D. The field of specialization is 19th Century American Literature with an ability to teach 20th Century American Literature. We invite applicants to describe a subfield as well. Evidence of scholarly activity and a demonstrable commitment to undergraduate teaching are required. The 3/2 teaching load will include contributions to the general education curriculum, but not composition. F&M sponsors junior faculty leaves.

Please submit a letter of application, CV, three letters of recommendation, graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, a research statement, teaching evaluations, and a writing sample at to: Dr. Judith Mueller, Chair. Application deadline is November 3, 2014. We will conduct interviews at MLA. Franklin & Marshall College is committed to having an inclusive campus community where all members are treated with dignity and respect. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, the College does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, sex, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, family or marital status, or sexual orientation.

Application Information
Contact: Professor Judith Mueller, Chair
English Department
Franklin & Marshall College
Online App. Form:

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