Visiting Professor/Assistant Professor, General Faculty
Working Title: Visiting Professor/Assistant Professor, General Faculty
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Posting Date: 04-16-2018
The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures seeks applications to fill a non-tenure track one-year Visiting Professor/Assistant Professor, General Faculty position during the 2018-2019 academic year. Candidates who currently have a permanent appointment at another institution will hold the visiting rank commensurate with rank at their home institution. Candidates who do not have a permanent appointment at another institution will be eligible for the rank of Assistant Professor, General Faculty. Field open; desirable specializations include: literature and technology/science, media, digital humanities, and/or literature and knowledge, literature and economics, race and migration, critical theory. The successful candidate will teach two courses in the fall and two courses in the spring, with the balance of duties (34%) being comprised of research on the faculty member's own project.
The position is full-time salary with full-time benefits. The anticipated start date is August 25, 2018.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. at the time of application or be on track to receive a PhD in the relevant field by June 2018. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching. Review of applications will begin on May 7, 2018, and the position will remain open until filled.
To apply, complete a Candidate Profile online through [email protected] (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, cover letter, and complete contact information for three professional references. Search on posting #0623025.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to Jeffrey Grossman at [email protected]
Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to Anne Zook at [email protected]
The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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