Lecturer in Classics

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University of Chicago
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Application Deadline 
September 29, 2019
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Lecturer in Classics

The  Humanities  Collegiate  Division,  the  Social  Sciences  Collegiate  Division,  and  the Department  of Classics  at  the  University  of  Chicago  are accepting  applications  for  a part-­ time, benefits-­eligible, Lecturer in Classics for a one-­year, non-­renewable, term, starting October  1,  2019.

A Master’s Degree or equivalent in Classics or a related field is required. A PhD is preferred. Specialized training in ancient language pedagogy is highly desirable.

The teaching load will include two classes of Elementary Latin and two sections of "Ancient Mediterranean World-­2: Rome" over three quarters of the academic year.

To apply for this position candidates must submit their application through the University of Chicago's Interfolio jobs board at apply.interfolio.com/67560

Applicants must upload a current CV; a cover letter of interest that addresses professional and teaching experience, and discusses approaches to pedagogy; sample syllabi; and the names and contact information for three references. Optionally, course evaluations (if available) may be uploaded.

Application deadline is September 29, 2019. Only complete applications will be considered. For further questions about this position, please contact Kathy Fox, Department of Classics, kfox@uchicago.edu.

This position will be part of the Service Employees International Union. This position is contingent upon budgetary approval.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.


Course Load 
4-course load over 3 quarters
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