Instructor of Classical Studies

Institution Name 
Louisiana State University
Position Rank 
Instructor
Area of Specialty 
Generalist
This position is 
Approved/Definite
Application Deadline 
August 17, 2020

The Louisiana State University Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures invites applications for a one-year, non-tenure track Instructor of Classics. 

The area of specialty is open. Teaching responsibilities will primarily include first-year and intermediate Latin and Civilization courses but there may be an opportunity to teach a course on a topic of your choosing. The successful candidate will teach 12 hours in the Fall term and 12 hours in the Spring term. (First-year courses are four hours each and all other courses are three hours each.) Job responsibilities will also include holding regular office hours. 

Minimum Qualifications: PhD in Classical Studies or related discipline

Special Instuctions: Applications must include a CV, cover letter outlining teaching interests, evidence of experience and excellence in teaching, and the names and email addresses of three references. Please attach all documents under the “Resume/CV” section of your application.

Please submit applications through the LSU Career Site. Accepting applications until position is filled.

Additional Position Information: An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check. LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Diversity is fundamental to LSU's mission and the University is committed to creating and maintaining a living and learning environment that embraces individual difference. Cultural inclusion is of highest priority. Through it's Commitment to Community; LSU strives to create an inclusive, respectful, intellectually challenging climate that embraces individual difference in race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, spirituality, socio-economic status, disability, family status, experiences, opinions, and ideas. LSU proactively cultivates and sustains a campus environment that values open dialogue, cooperation, shared responsibility, mutual respect, and cultural competence– the driving forces that enrich and enhance cutting edge research, first-rate teaching, and engaging community outreach activities. LSU is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.

Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed HR@lsu.edu

Course Load 
4-3
Placement Year 

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