Concordia College, Moorhead, MN, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Classical Studies.
This is a full-time tenure eligible position that will begin in August, 2013.
The teaching load is 3/3 and may include all levels of courses in the major as well as collaborations with other academic departments such as History and Education. Candidate should show evidence of an active research program and meet college expectations for service by tenure eligible faculty members.
We seek a broadly trained classicist, able to teach Latin and Greek at all levels, Classics in Translation, Mythology, Greek Civilization and Roman Civilization, as well as participate in the college's freshman Inquiry Seminar program.
Teaching experience and Ph.D. in hand are required; Evidence of excellent teaching skills a plus.
Preference will be given to applicants with a background in Latin pedagogy who are interested in preparing undergraduates for Minnesota K-12 licensure in Latin.
The ideal candidate will direct Concordia's Latin Days (a Latin competition for middle and high school students similar to JCL) and be willing to participate in Concordia's May Seminar program.
Developing and sustaining a diverse faculty, staff, and student body furthers the college's educational mission. Minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants should be in sympathy with the mission of a Liberal Arts College of the Lutheran (ELCA) church which entails a full commitment to academic freedom and openness to discussions of the relationship between faith and learning. Concordia College is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Concordia College is located in the heart of Moorhead, on the Minnesota side of the twin cities of Moorhead, MN, and Fargo, ND. With a metropolitan-area population of over 200,000, Fargo-Moorhead is one of the fastest-growing areas in the country and, along with Concordia College, is home to two other universities with more than 25,000 college students. To learn more about the Fargo-Moorhead area: http://www.fargomoorhead.org 
Only on-line applications will be accepted. Please apply at https://hr.cord.edu