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The Department of Classics at Georgetown University invites applications for a three-year, full-time, non-tenure-line Assistant Teaching Professor position in Greek literature and culture to begin August 1, 2023. The teaching load is three courses per semester. The candidate is expected to teach courses on ancient Greek literature and culture in translation as well as ancient Greek language courses at all levels. The candidate will also teach Latin language courses, and Latinists with a strong background in ancient Greek language and literature may also be considered. The Department is committed to building a diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages qualified candidates from a diversity of backgrounds and experiences to apply. Interviews will be conducted by Zoom.

A PhD must be in hand by the appointment start date.

Application Materials

For your application to be considered complete, submit the following required materials by April 5, 2023 at

  • CV
  • Cover letter with description of teaching experience and philosophy
  • 3 confidential letters of recommendation
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.