Assistant Professor, General Faculty
Working Title: Assistant Professor, General Faculty
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Posting Date: 07-15-2018
The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures seeks applicants to fill a three-year, potentially renewable Assistant Professor position on the Academic General Faculty (tenure-ineligible) with an anticipated start date of December 25, 2018.
Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to: Slavic folklore, film, cultures, and literatures, and Polish language. Compensation will take the form of full-time salary with full-time benefits. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. at the time of application or be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by December 1, 2018. Applicants must hold the terminal degree at the time of appointment.
Candidates must have a strong, demonstrated commitment to teaching, and experience in teaching large-enrollment courses.
Applications will be considered beginning August 15, 2018; the position will remain open until filled.
To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following:
1. a current CV,
2. a cover letter that includes a statement of teaching philosophy,
3. the applicant's most recent student evaluations (attach to Other 1),
4. a writing sample, and
5. three letters of recommendation from references who can comment in detail on the applicant's teaching and service. Search on posting 0623456. Short-list candidates should expect to send a teaching portfolio or other proof of teaching excellence.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to:
Edith Clowes, Chair, Search Committee
Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to:
Anne EK Zook
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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