Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics
The Department of Classics and Philosophy at Hollins University invites applications for a one-year, sabbatical leave position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics beginning July 2016. The position is for a generalist to teach five courses, including elementary and advanced Latin, survey of ancient art, and an undergraduate classics course on a topic of choice. Ph.D. and college teaching experience are preferred. Applications are sought from candidates who have demonstrated success working with diverse populations. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate school transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable), evidence of teaching excellence, and three letters of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin March 21, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. Final candidates will be subject to a criminal history background check. Hollins is an independent, liberal arts university in Roanoke, Virginia offering undergraduate education for women, selected graduate programs for men and women, and community outreach initiatives. Founded in 1842 as Virginia's oldest chartered women's college, Hollins is best known for its creative writing program, one of the oldest study-abroad programs in the country, and extensive internship opportunities. Hollins University is an equal opportunity employer. Hollins values diversity in its community, and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented populations.