Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics
Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for an approved one-year visiting assistant professor in the Department of Classics, with a specialty in Latin literature or Roman civilization, effective July 1, 2022.
Teaching responsibilities will consist of five courses: in the fall semester, advanced Latin, a survey of Latin literature in translation, and another course in translation on a topic chosen by the candidate in consultation with the department; in the spring, an intermediate Latin course on Vergil and a survey of Roman history in translation. We seek candidates whose scholarly specialties complement those of current faculty and who are committed to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in the classroom. A Ph.D. in hand is preferred, but not required. Applicants must be able to demonstrate excellence in teaching.
To apply, please submit the following materials using the online application system at http://careers.kenyon.edu: (1) a cover letter detailing research interests as well as teaching experience and philosophy; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) graduate transcripts; and (4) three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses the candidate’s teaching abilities. Inquiries may be directed to Rachel Hoffman, Administrative Assistant for Classics, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 740-427-5216.
Review of applications will begin April 1, and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by April 1 are guaranteed full consideration. Initial interviews as well as those of finalists will be held by videoconference.
Kenyon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applications from members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.