Visiting Assistant Professor of Classical Archaeology and Classical Languages

Location
Sewanee, Tennessee
Posted
Apr 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Classics at The University of the South invites applications for a one-year appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor in Classical Archaeology and Classical Languages to start in August 2017. 

The successful candidate will have completed a Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology, Classics, or Anthropology with an emphasis on ancient material culture, or related fields. The position requires demonstrated teaching ability and a strong commitment to innovative, effective teaching in the liberal arts tradition. The teaching load is 3/3, and will include courses in archaeology, material culture, and introductory and intermediate Latin and/or ancient Greek.

Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts (unofficial accepted), and three confidential letters of recommendation addressed to Professor Daniel Holmes through the application portal at https://jobs.sewanee.edu/postings/1996. Letters of recommendation may be submitted electronically directly from the referees or via dossier service(s) to Kristen Kleinfeld, Assistant for Finance and Administration, at fachire@sewanee.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of the South comprises a well-regarded College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and a distinguished School of Theology. It is an institution of the Episcopal Church that welcomes individuals of all backgrounds. The University is located on a striking, 13,000-acre campus on Tennessee's Cumberland Plateau. 

The University of the South is an equal opportunity educational institution that is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus environment. 

Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful prescreening.