Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian

Job description

The University of the South invites applications for a one-year visiting position (with the possibility of renewal) in Russian language and literature, to begin in fall 2019. Teaching load is three courses per semester (including one course per year in the Interdisciplinary Humanities Program).

We seek a dynamic, energetic colleague with native or near-native fluency in Russian and English, demonstrated scholarly promise, and strong evidence of effectiveness in teaching. Interest in and ability to contribute to interdisciplinary programs is highly desirable, as is willingness to assist in planning co-curricular and extracurricular activities essential to our flourishing Russian program. Please visit our website,, for more information about the department. Ph.D. in hand at time of appointment desired; ABD considered.

To apply, please submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (including teaching evaluations), graduate transcripts (unofficial accepted), and three letters of reference* through the application portal at by February 20, 2019.

*Letters of reference may be submitted directly from the referees or via dossier services to Kristen R. Kleinfeld, Assistant for Finance and Administration, at [email protected]




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Posted: 1/10/2019
Application Due: 3/11/2019
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