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Job Description: The African American Studies Program in the Department of Diversity and Community Studies at Western Kentucky University seeks applications for a tenure track appointment at the Assistant Professor level in African Diaspora literatures, with specialization in nineteenth and twentieth century African American literature and popular culture. The successful candidate will teach core courses within the African American Studies Program, as well as other courses offered by the department, as needed. Instruction and scholarship in women and gender studies is a plus, as is experience with teaching online, curriculum development, and/or event programming. The candidate must demonstrate a promising research agenda and exhibit a strong commitment to interdisciplinary studies.
Position— a one-year position as Visiting Assistant Professor of American Literature starting Fall 2015. The successful candidate may also be eligible to apply for a possible tenure track position that is pending approval to begin Fall of 2016.
The College— Eureka is a small residential liberal arts college located in rural Illinois. Eureka currently has almost 700 students enrolled in 30 degree programs. It is associated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). For more information about the College, please visit http://www.eureka.edu. (more…)
William Paterson University invites applications for a One Year Full-Time Visiting Assistant Professor appointment with a specialization in Modernist Literature for the 2015-2016 academic year.
We seek a candidate to teach British and American Modernist Literature courses, drama, and general education literature or composition courses. Relevant teaching experience and publications required.
Ph.D. preferred; advanced ABD will be considered at instructor level.
William Paterson University is a public institution of higher learning. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs which range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 11,500 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370 acres suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, cv, and two letters of recommendation, preferably in one file (.pdf or.doc or.docx), to Dr. Barbara Suess, English Department, at English-Modernist@wpunj.edu or via mail to her at William Paterson University, 300 Pompton Road, Wayne, NJ 07470. Electronic submission preferred. Please reference Job Code in letter of application. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled. For additional information about the University visit http://www.wpunj.edu.
William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that activelyvalues and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
Assistant Professor 20th Century Literature and Cultural Studies (University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley)
The Department of Literature and Cultural Studies at the University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach, conduct research, present and publish in the area of 20th Century Literature and Cultural Studies to begin Fall 2015. The position may also include teaching introductory courses in literature, survey of American, British, or World literature, and specialized courses at the undergraduate and graduate (MA) levels.
To view a full job description and to apply for this position, go to https://careers.utrgv.edu