Thomas F. Cooper Post-Doctoral Fellow in Classics

Institution Name 
Oberlin College and Conservatory
Position Rank 
Assistant Professor
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Application Deadline 
May 4, 2018

The Classics Department at Oberlin College is pleased to announce a one-year post-doctoral position funded by a generous donation from Oberlin alumnus Thomas Cooper. The Department invites applications for a full-time non-continuing faculty position as a Thomas F. Cooper Postdoctoral Fellow in the College of Arts and Sciences. Appointment to this position will be for a term of one year beginning first semester of 2018-19 and will carry the rank of Assistant Professor.

The post-doctoral fellow will teach three courses over the two semesters: Myth, Elementary Greek II, and the History of Rome. The Department will seek to hire a candidate who brings expertise in an area of Classical Literature, History, or Culture that complements the current strengths of our department. We are looking for individuals who are excited about teaching these courses at a small liberal arts college.
Among the qualifications required for appointment is the Ph.D. degree awarded no earlier than 2015 but in hand by 1 July 2018. Candidates must demonstrate interest and potential excellence in undergraduate teaching. Successful teaching experience at the college level is desirable.
Oberlin College is committed to the creation and nurturing of a diverse community of individuals through inclusive excellence.  Diversity involves recognizing the value of differences and the inclusion of all members of the community including those that experience discrimination or under representation.  This is a core value of the organization as we strive for a culturally diverse student body, faculty and staff that reflect the multicultural nature of the nation and our world and bring unique strengths and abilities, which contribute, to our institution. Oberlin College and Conservatory is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  
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