Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies

Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Middlebury College, MIDDLEBURY, VT -- The Department of French and Francophone Studies seeks anAssistant Professorfor a tenure-track position, beginning September 2018, in Francophone Studies, with a concentration in Francophone Visual Culture. Ideal candidates will be interested in working in a collaborative environment in a small liberal arts college setting. Applicants must have native or near-native command of French and must have completed all Ph.D. requirements by August 2018. Candidates must show evidence and/or promise of excellence in teaching students from diverse backgrounds and have an active research agenda. Teaching responsibilities will include all levels of language courses, as well as content-oriented introduction and upper-level courses.

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a respectful, engaged community that embraces differences, with the all the complexity and individuality each person brings. Through Interfolio, submit: a letter of application addressed to William Poulin-Deltour, chair, that includes a statement of teaching and research plans; reference to how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion; a curriculum vitae; graduate transcripts; and three current letters of recommendation, at least two of which must speak to teaching ability/promise. More information is available at and the French and Francophone Studies website ( Applications for this position will be accepted starting on September 1, 2017, and all application materials must be received by November 22, 2017.

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