Visiting Assistant Professor of Classical Studies

Institution Name 
Trinity College
Position Rank 
Visiting Assistant Professor
Area of Specialty 
LatinVerse
Additional Desirable Specialties 
ClassicalReception
This position is 
Approved/Definite
Application Deadline 
February 1, 2020

Trinity College in Hartford, CT invites applications for a full-time one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position beginning July 1, 2020. The position has a 3/2 course load and involves some departmental service. We are seeking candidates who have experience teaching introductory and advanced-level Latin, and Classical Studies courses in translation. Teaching experience as the instructor of record is strongly preferred. Candidates specializing in the study of genres related to performance (e.g. drama, oratory, epic and elegiac poetry) and with PhD in hand will be preferred. Candidates must possess a strong commitment to teaching excellence in an undergraduate liberal arts environment; experiential learning is an emerging priority at Trinity.

Interested applicants may submit a letter of application (touching on your research, teaching, and service), CV, one sample course syllabus for a performance-related class taught in English (including one sample assignment), and contact information for three individuals who will submit confidential letters of reference. Please direct any questions to Wendi Delaney, Administrative Assistant for the Classical Studies Department. For full consideration, applications must be submitted by February 1, 2020. Candidates considered for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Applicants who require an H1-B visa cannot be considered for this position. Applicants who require sponsorship for visas other than an H1-B visa will be required to pay all costs associated with visa applications.

To apply please click here: http://trincoll.peopleadmin.com/postings/2071

Trinity is a liberal arts college located in, and deeply engaged with, Connecticut’s capital city of Hartford. Our 2,200 students come from all socio-economic, racial, religious, and ethnic backgrounds across the US, and 17 percent are international. Trinity College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to attracting and supporting faculty who fully represent diversity in the United States.

Course Load 
3-2
Placement Year 

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