Assistant Professor in Central European Studies

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Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleAssistant Professor in Central European StudiesPosition NumberAppointment TypeTenured/Tenure TrackSalary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull-Time PermanentIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002552Posting Open Date09/24/2018Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date07/01/2019Position Summary

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (http://gsll.unc.edu/) invites applications for a full time, tenure track position: Assistant Professor (Working Title: Laszlo Birinyi, Sr. Fellow) in Central European Studies to begin July 1, 2019.

The successful candidate will maintain an active research program, teach a range of courses in Central European culture, literature, and/or film, and perform service for the department and other units in the university such as the Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies.

Educational Requirements

Doctorate (or foreign equivalent) in Germanic Languages and Literatures, Slavic Languages and Literatures, or a related field by July 1, 2019 required.

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates should have a strong research portfolio that includes Central European literature, film, or other media.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

Applicants must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/148322, and upload 1) a letter of application; 2) a current CV; 3) statements of research and teaching philosophy; 4) an English- language scholarly writing sample of no more than 25 pages; and 5) the names, titles, and contact information for four individuals willing to submit letters of recommendation on their behalf. These reference providers will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support. Reference letters must be signed and written on institutional letterhead.
Open until filled; review of applications will begin on November 15, 2018. Preliminary interviews will be conducted via Skype.
Inquiries to: [email protected]

Quick Linkhttp://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/148322 Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and TitleRadislav Lapushin, Search ChairDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Writing/research Sample
  4. Teaching Philosophy/evaluations
  5. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What is your highest degree?
    • PhD
    • MD
    • PharmD
    • DDS
    • DVM
    • JD
    • MLS/MIS
    • Masters
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a doctorate granted, or nearly completed, in the academic field identified, or in a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. If you do not have your PhD degree in hand, on what date do you expect to receive it?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * What is your primary field of specialization?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. If you have one or more secondary area(s) of specialization, please list:

    (Open Ended Question)

 

 

 

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Posted: 1/22/2019
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