Two-Year Visiting Appointment in Classics and Humanities

Institution Name 
Reed College
Position Rank 
Visiting Assistant Professor
Area of Specialty 
Greek and Latin Literature
This position is 
Application Deadline 
December 31, 2017

Reed College invites applications for a two-year visiting appointment in Classics and Humanities beginning August 2018. We are seeking a classicist with a strong background in Greek and Latin literature. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level. The appointee will teach Greek and Latin language and literature courses, advise senior theses, and may teach in Reed’s first-year Humanities course. Candidates should have the Ph.D. in hand or near completion by fall 2018. Applications should include a cover letter describing teaching and scholarly interests, CV, and three letters of recommendation. Reed College is a community that believes that cultural diversity is essential to the excellence of our academic program. In your letter of application, please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or community service might support Reed College's commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in the College's diversity statement ( The Classics Department is using Interfolio to collect applications; for more information and application instructions, see All application materials must be received by December 31, 2017. The department will review the applications and hold initial Skype interviews at the end of January, 2018. For further information about this position, please contact Professor Ellen Millender ( An Equal Opportunity Employer, Reed values diversity and encourages applications from underrepresented groups.

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