Visiting Assistant Professor – Classical Studies

Institution Name 
University of Missouri
Position Rank 
Visiting Assistant Professor
Area of Specialty 
Generalist
This position is 
Approved/Definite
Application Deadline 
June 22, 2019

The Department of Ancient Mediterranean Studies at the University of Missouri, Columbia, invites applications for a full-time visiting assistant professor of Classical Studies for the academic year 2019-2020. PhD is required by the start of appointment (August 2019).

We seek a generalist with an emphasis in Latin Literature to teach Latin language courses at all levels, mid-sized discussion-based courses on Greek and Roman culture in translation, and large lecture courses (at least one per semester). The teaching load is 3-3; curricular responsibilities will include assessment of MA qualifiers and participation in a one-hour introductory methods course (graduate level), as well as events coordination and outreach to local and regional classics organizations

Please apply on line at: http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic (Job Opening ID 30266).  Use the online application to upload your CV, cover letter, names and contact information for 3 references along with a statement of inclusion and diversity as part of your application materials.  Letters of reference should be from persons who can speak to the candidate's teaching performance; additional evidence of successful teaching is also welcome. Applicants may contact the Chair, Anatole Mori, moria@missouri.edu with any questions about the job duties. Contact Human Resource Services (muhrs@missouri.edu) for any questions about the application process.

Review of applications will begin June 22, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. 

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence. The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.


Course Load 
3-3
Placement Year 

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