Department of English - College of Liberal Arts - The University of Texas at Austin
Location: Austin, TX
Open: Sep 18, 2017 • Close: Oct 23, 2017
The English Department at the University of Texas seeks to hire a beginning assistant professor in American literature pre-1800.
Applicants should have a PhD in English or related field in hand by August 2018, documented evidence of teaching excellence and a clearly defined research agenda. The selected candidate will be expected to exhibit a commitment to service to the department, college, and university; to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; to direct graduate research; to direct dissertations, MA reports and honor theses; and to publish actively.
To apply, please submit a letter of interest, CV and three confidential letters of recommendation. This position is subject to budgetary approval. Background check will be conducted on successful candidate.
The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.