Advanced Assistant Professor/Early Associate Professor of Classics

Location
Clinton, New York
Posted
Aug 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Classics Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of advanced Assistant Professor or early Associate Professor to begin on July 1, 2018.

The teaching load for this position is five courses per year. The successful candidate will be able to teach all levels of Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies, including courses which can contribute to at least one of Hamilton’s Interdisciplinary Programs (Environmental Studies; Jurisprudence, Law and Justice Studies; Medieval and Renaissance Studies) and the Social, Structural and Institutional Hierarchies requirement: (https://www.hamilton.edu/documents/SocialAndInstitutionalHierarchies1.pdf). We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations.

Candidates must have their PhD at the start of the position. Applicants should submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and a statement about how they would engage and sustain Hamilton’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. All application materials should be addressed to Shelley P. Haley, Chair, Classics Department, Hamilton College, and uploaded to Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/43804. For questions, please contact the chair at shaley@hamilton.edu. The application deadline is November 17, 2017. Interviews will be conducted at the SCS meeting in Boston in January or by Skype for candidates unable to attend the meeting. On-campus interviews will be conducted in late January or early February.

Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at www.upstatenyherc.org as well as additional information at https://www.hamilton.edu/offices/dof/faculty-support-resources/resources-for-prospective-or-new-faculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners. Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.