Visiting Professor - Humanities

Irvine, Orange County
Jul 03, 2014

School of Humanities
Department of European Languages and Studies

Irvine, CA 92697-5275
(949) 824-6406

Position: Visiting Professor

The Department of European Languages & Studies at the University of California, Irvine, seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor to teach 5 quarter-length literature and language courses in French and English for the academic year 2014-2015.  The appointment will begin July 1, 2014 or later.  The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in French or Comparative Literature and possess native or near-native fluency in French.  Qualification to teach pre-1800 literature and culture preferred.  The successful candidate will also advise students about further study and careers in Francophone-related fields, participate in the lively intellectual activities of both the Program in French and the interdisciplinary Department of European Languages and Studies, and help coordinate events. He / she will be invited to participate in the faculty research seminar and workshop series of the UCI Group for the Study of Early Cultures during 2014-15.   Please submit letter of application detailing research interests, C.V., three letters of recommendation, a writing sample of no more than 25 pages, and teaching evaluations via UC Irvine’s on-line application system, RECRUIT, located at, by July 14, 2014.

For further information pertaining to this recruitment please contact:

Carrie Noland, Chair of Search Committee
Department of European Languages & Studies
University of California, Irvine, CA  92697-2925
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.