The Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures at Texas Tech University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Classics for academic year 2016-17 (1 year).
Candidates should be experienced and dynamic teachers with a demonstrated interest in digital pedagogy; the research area is open. Teaching duties (3 courses per semester) will be comprised primarily of courses in translation, especially Ancient Sports and Mythology; the remainder of the teaching duties will be fulfilled with Greek Civilization, Roman Civilization and/or undergraduate Greek and Latin courses. In addition, the position will entail enhancing the online versions of Mythology and Ancient Sports and assisting the Undergraduate advisor in maintaining and building the BA program.
Apply online at www.texastech.edu/careers/faculty-positions.php, requisition 7199BR. Submit letter of application, CV (detailing relevant experience), a dossier comprised of a short sample of published scholarly work. Please send three letters of recommendation to Lloyd Allred via email, Interfolio or regular mail. For additional information, contact Lloyd Allred, Attn. Classics Search Committee, Department of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, Texas Tech University, PO Box 42071, Lubbock, Texas 79409-2071. firstname.lastname@example.org
The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interviews will be conducted via Skype beginning May 10, 2016.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. Texas Tech University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, sex, marital status, disability, or status as a U.S. veteran. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates and consider the needs of dual career couples.