VAP in Greek & Latin Literature

Institution Name 
University of Cincinnati
Position Rank 
Visiting Assistant Professor
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Application Deadline 
May 15, 2019
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The Department of Classics in the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for a one-year position as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics, to begin on August 15, 2019. The teaching duties will include a variety of undergraduate courses in Greek and Latin and undergraduate courses in Classical Civilization. Teaching load is 2–2. A Ph.D. in Classics by the time of the appointment is expected, although we will also consider advanced ABD candidates.

Candidates must apply online at and search for Requisition # 37288. In addition to completing the online application form, candidates should attach a cover letter (letter of application), a curriculum vitae, and a writing sample of at least 20 pages to their online application. A one-page statement addressing the candidate’s intended contributions to the University’s goals of diversity and inclusion, through teaching, research and mentoring, is also required. Three confidential letters of recommendation should be sent to: or to the Search Committee, Department of Classics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0226 with "Philology" in the subject line.

Preliminary inquiries can be addressed to the Search Committee at The committee will review applications beginning May 15, 2019. Interviews with finalists will be conducted over Skype. The position will remain open until filled.

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity. We actively seek a broad spectrum of candidates including women, people of color, people who identify as LGBTQ, people with disabilities, and veterans. The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Vet / Disabled.

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