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As part of a sustained phase of investment by the College of Arts and Law at the University of Birmingham, we are seeking to appoint a Professor of Contemporary American Literature for the start of the 2015/16 academic year.
Job Description: AFRICANA STUDIES: African American Literature Instructor: Teach African American Literature
Minimum: Master’s degree in the discipline. Doctorate preferred. Must have a minimum of two (2) years college teaching experience or equivalent. Must also have had substantial experience with minority organizations, institutions or associations.
Additional Information: Accepting applications for FALL 2015 and/or SPRING 2016.
Bard Early Colleges are founded on the belief that many high-school age students are eager and ready for the intellectual challenges of a college education. Bard Early Colleges act on this belief by providing younger scholars with a tuition-free, credit-bearing college course of study in the liberal arts and sciences following the 9th and 10th grades. Students are taught by college faculty in seminar classes; they receive up to 60 college credits and an associate in arts (A.A.) degree from Bard College, concurrently with a high school diploma. Bard Early Colleges begin preparing students for college work as early as the 9th grade and offer ongoing guidance and academic supports.
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Applications are invited for a full-time permanent lectureship in English. The appointee will teach and research in the area of English-language fiction and/or poetry of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. She or he will also be expected to contribute to our teaching in the area of North American literature, and to one or more of the following strategic development areas: gender/queer studies; global literature; ecocriticism; book history; publishing studies. Applicants must hold a PhD (normally) in a relevant field and have experience in third-level teaching. (more…)
Associate Professor, English/Chair of Humanities (University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown in Pennsylvania)
This position begins August 1, 2015, and requires a Ph.D. in British or American Literature. With an established record of excellent teaching and scholarly publications, the successful candidate will be eligible for tenure at Pitt-Johnstown. This candidate should have at least five years of experience at the rank of associate professor, seven preferred. In addition, the successful candidate should have administrative experience that includes supervising and evaluating faculty; developing and assessing curriculum; managing a budget; and active recruiting of new students. A secondary teaching interest in digital humanities is also preferred. The Chair coordinates nine departments and mentors 23 full-time and 29 part-time faculty. – See more at: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000871995-01?cid=ja#sthash.zQVIniN4.dpuf
Type Non tenure track
Chatham invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English (American Literature + Creative Writing) beginning August 15, 2015. Primary responsibilities will be in the undergraduate and BFA/MFA programs in English and American Literature. We are especially interested in candidates with the promise of excellence in teaching and publication who can also contribute to the University’s Mission initiatives: Global Awareness, Engagement and Responsibility, and Sustainability & the Environment.