Elmira College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Mark Twain Studies & American Literature to begin in July of 2015. Responsibilities include: Teaching specialized courses on Mark Twain, intermediate American Literature surveys, upper level courses in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century American Literature, participating in the colleges interdisciplinary freshman studies program, and advising of students.
Elmira College first to offer a comprehensive curriculum for women, home of the Center for Mark Twain Studies is a small, well-established, residential, liberal arts college in a pleasant community in the Finger Lakes region of New York State (county population 80,000).
Candidates must have the PhD in hand by June 1, 2015. Application deadline: March 31, 2015. To apply: send (1) a cover letter, (2) a Curriculum Vitae, (3) three professional references with names, titles, and phone numbers to American Literature Search, Attn: Dr. Stephen F. Coleman, Academic Vice President and Dean of Faculty, Elmira College, One Park Place, Elmira, N.Y. 14901 or Personnel@elmira.edu.