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The Department of Classical & Modern Languages and Literatures (CMLL) at Mississippi State University is seeking excellent candidates for a one year terminal salaried position, with full benefits, at the rank of Instructor of Classics.

The successful candidate will have a record of teaching excellence at the college or university level and a MA or MAT in classical languages. Should be able to teach at the beginning and intermediate levels. ABDs or degree pending will be considered.

Minimum Qualifications:

- A record of effective teaching at the college or university level
-MA or MAT in classical languages
-Ability to teach at the beginning and intermediate levels

Preferred Qualifications:

- PHD in classical languages
-Ability to teach both classical languages

Applications must be made online at by searching JOB NO: 499614. Please attach a cover letter, a full curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence, copy of transcripts for each degree earned. Social Security number should be redacted prior to submitting transcripts online. Note: original transcripts for all degrees will be required upon employment.

In addition, please send three letters of recommendations to the following email address:
Review of applications will begin March 19th, 2020. First round of interviews will be conducted via teleconferencing. Candidates are encouraged to submit their materials promptly.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.