Visiting Full-time Faculty Position in Nineteenth-Century British Poetry
The Department of English at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a visiting full-time faculty appointment for the 2017-2018 academic year, specializing in British Poetry between 1789-1900. Ability to teach poetics of both Romantic and Victorian writers a plus. Ph.D. preferred. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field. Visiting full-time faculty teach three courses each semester and are eligible for travel support and reimbursement of relocation costs within the College’s published policies. All full-time appointments offer competitive salaries and include full benefits.
The College of the Holy Cross uses Interfolio to collect faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a letter of application describing research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching philosophy and interest, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and two confidential letters of recommendation to https://apply.interfolio.com/41034 . Email and paper applications will not be accepted. The College values cultural and intellectual pluralism as integral to its mission and essential to the excellence of our academic program. We invite candidates to reflect in their applications on how their teaching, scholarship, and/or service will support our commitment to diversity and inclusion (http://holycross.edu/diversity). The College mission statement is available at http://holycross.edu/mission. Questions about the position may be addressed to Jonathan Mulrooney, Chair, Department of English, College of the Holy Cross. Review of applications will begin immediately. We encourage candidates to learn more about our department at http://www.holycross.edu/academics/programs/english.
The College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 2,900 students and is located in a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate commitment to the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (http://www.newenglandherc.org). The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action in the workplace.