Visiting Assistant Professor of German

Location
Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York.
Posted
Mar 20, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Hamilton College's Department of German and Russian invites applications for a two-year visiting position in German Studies at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2018. Ph.D. in-hand recommended, but not required. The Department seeks candidates of superior fluency in German whose research interests focus on one or more of the following areas: Literature, Cultural Studies, Translation, and Film and Media Studies. The teaching load is five courses per year, and the candidate must possess demonstrated excellence in teaching in both German and English, including all levels of language. The Department is particularly interested in candidates with a proven record of growing, and sustaining, a small language and literature program. The cover letter should indicate ways in which this would be achieved. Interdisciplinary subjects and participation in related departments are strongly encouraged. Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, teaching portfolio, and any other materials, and arrange for submission of three confidential letters of recommendation via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/49728. Questions regarding the search may be directed to John Bartle, Search Committee Chair, at jbartle@hamilton.edu. Deadline for submissions is April 10, 2018. 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.higheredcareers.com, 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 (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.