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The Department of Classics at Haverford College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position to begin September 1, 2023. The successful candidate will teach five courses, including those in beginning, intermediate, and/or advanced Latin and/or Greek, and on classical literature and culture taught in translation that complement and expand our existing curriculum. This position will include the possibility of renewal for one additional year pending a successful review and departmental staffing needs. Candidates for this position should have a Ph.D. and demonstrated evidence of effective teaching. ABD candidates are encouraged to apply but must also provide assurance of completion of the degree by September 1, 2023.

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Application Materials

Those wishing to be considered for the position should submit a cover letter that addresses their teaching and research interests and experiences, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to Interfolio ( The review of applications will begin on February 15, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. We plan to conduct interviews via Zoom in late February and bring finalists to campus by mid-March.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Haverford College is a leading liberal arts college in suburban Haverford, just outside Philadelphia. Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice, and providing equal opportunities and access to all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Women, non-binary and transgender individuals, people of color, Indigenous people, and those with other or multiple historically marginalized and/or underrepresented identities are especially encouraged to apply. Haverford College and our consortial partners are located on Lenape lands.