Requisition Number: 0811008
Position Summary: Assistant Professor of French 20th- and 21st-Century Literature
Minimum Preferred Qualifications: The Department of Modern Languages & Classics at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor with primary specialization in 20th- and 21st-century French literature, culture, and civilization. PhD or equivalent in French or related field in hand by August 16, 2018, native or near-native command of French and English, evidence of scholarly excellence required. Applicants must have an active research agenda and a commitment to undergraduate as well as graduate teaching in French at all levels. Applicants should apply online at http://facultyjobs.ua.edu, attaching letter of application, curriculum vitae, and article-length writing sample. Candidates should have three recent letters of recommendation sent directly, by mail, to the French Search Committee, Department of Modern Languages & Classics, Box 870246, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0246. For more information on the French program, please see mlc.ua.edu/french/. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2017. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, and actively seeks diversity among its employees.
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