Assistant Professor in Roman Literature

Institution Name 
University of Colorado Boulder
Position Rank 
Assistant Professor
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Application Deadline 
November 4, 2018
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The Department of Classics at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor.  The successful candidate will have strong research interests within the field of Roman prose literature and is expected to have a Ph.D. in Classics or a closely related field in hand by August 19, 2019. (A successful candidate with the degree not yet in hand will be temporarily appointed at the rank of instructor until the degree is formally obtained.) Possible areas of specialization include but are not limited to oratory, rhetorical theory, historiography, epistolography, medicine and science, the novel, and philosophy. The successful candidate will also be qualified to teach a broad range of topics in Roman culture and literature in translation, as well as Latin language classes, at both graduate and undergraduate levels.

Letter of application, curriculum vitae, a short sample (c. 30 pages) of scholarly work, a brief teaching dossier (to include a statement of teaching philosophy and a sample syllabus; teaching evaluations, if available, in summary form), and at least three letters of recommendation should be submitted via, Posting # 12657.  Information about our program can be found at  Any questions may be directed to Andy Cain:  Applications submitted by November 4, 2018 will receive full consideration.  The department will interview candidates at the SCS/AIA annual meeting in San Diego, January 3-6, 2019. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at: 

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