Lecturer of Classics

Institution Name 
Monmouth College
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April 23, 2019
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Monmouth College, a selective liberal arts college, announces a one-year, part-time position in Classics for the academic year 2019-2020. Teaching responsibilities, subject to enrollment, will include teaching two full-semester courses in the fall (Latin I and Mythology: The Trojan War and Its Aftermath), one full-semester course in the spring (Latin II), and consecutive half-semester courses in the spring (Medical Terminology and Scientific Terminology). The position requires an M.A. in Classics or a related field and notable teaching experience. Preference will be given to those who have either earned a Ph.D. or who are close to it, and who can provide evidence of teaching excellence.

For fullest consideration, candidates should send a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a graduate transcript (a copy or an unofficial version is perfectly acceptable), and contact information (including e-mail addresses) of three people who could provide letters of recommendation if asked. Send these materials, addressed to Dr. Robert Holschuh Simmons, Chair, Classics Search, Monmouth College, by e-mail to facultysearch@monmouthcollege.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately after the position is opened and will continue until position is filled, with April 23 our anticipated closing date for applications. Dr. Simmons (rsimmons@monmouthcollege.edu), Dr. Adrienne Hagen (amhagen@monmouthcollege.edu), and Dr. Alana Newman (anewman@monmouthcollege.edu) will be happy to answer questions about the position via e-mail or at the CAMWS meeting in Lincoln, NE, where they will be from April 4-6.

Monmouth College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to diversity and encourages applications from women and candidates from underrepresented groups. Monmouth does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability, age, military service, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy or other factors as prohibited by law in its employment policies.  For more information about the college, please visit www.monmouthcollege.edu. A full description can be found under Employment Opportunities.

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