Visiting Lecturer, Classical Studies

Institution Name 
Wellesley College
Position Rank 
Area of Specialty 
Greek and Latin
This position is 
Application Deadline 
March 9, 2019

Job Summary: 

The Department of Classical Studies at Wellesley College invites applications for a full-time, two-year position for the academic years 2019-20 and 2020-21. The ideal candidate will have completed the PhD by Oct. 1, 2019, and have successful experience teaching Greek and Latin. Likely teaching program of five courses per year would include Latin and Greek courses at all levels, and courses taught in translation. Salary highly competitive.

Applicants should send a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., sample syllabi—please do not send student evaluations), transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Application materials should be submitted through Wellesley’s online application system at If circumstances make it impossible to submit materials online, please email The online application system will request names/email address so that recommenders or dossier services may submit the letters directly. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Initial interviews will be conducted via Skype.

Wellesley College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply.

Questions may be directed to Kate Gilhuly, Chair, Department of Classical Studies, at

Please apply directly here:

Course Load 
5-course load over 2 semesters
Placement Year 

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