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Department: World Languages / 0-1241-000

College: Arts & Sciences

Salary Plan: Faculty

Hiring Salary: $50,000 / Annual


The Department of World Languages at the University of South Florida-Tampa campus seeks a 9-month VISITING Assistant Professor of Instruction, starting August 7, 2023. This is a visiting position with the possible extension for a second and/or third year.


During the academic year 2023-2024, the successful applicant will teach the online course in Medical and Bio-scientific Terminology, as well as in-person courses in Classics such as Mythology, Ancient Greek Civilization, and Roman Literature, which are part of USF’s General Education curriculum.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education & Experience):

Minimum Qualifications:

Doctoral (Ph.D.) degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate field of specialization or equivalent qualifications based on professional experience and otherwise qualified to perform assigned duties by August 7, 2023. Applications from individuals who are ABD (all but dissertation) will be accepted, but the degree must be conferred by appointment start date. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor of Instruction.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctoral (Ph.D.) degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of Classics or a closely related field.
  • Specialization in Greek literature and history
  • Experience in college classroom management
  • Development and management of large online classes
  • Familiarity with Canvas LMS or similar

USF Tampa

Information for Applicants

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Job Opening ID Number: 33604

Posting Date: 03/15/2023

Posting End Date: 04/20/2023

Review of applications will begin 04/21/2023 - incomplete applications will NOT be reviewed

How To Apply


To apply online, please visit (click on Access Careers@USF, find job opening by Advanced Search - Job Opening ID Number: 33604) and complete the required information and attaching all the materials below (REQUESTED MATERIAL MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT - if you cannot upload all materials under one attachment, please email them to the listed person of contact below):

Application materials MUST include:

  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness in ancient culture courses, in the form of two (2) sample syllabi and one (1) complete set of course evaluations
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation (to be sent directly to Ms. Claudine Boniec at, by the application deadline - these may be sent via a dossier service (i.e., Interfolio) or letter writers may send their letters directly via email. IMPORTANT: We will not directly reach out to your letter writers.)

Point of Contact Information for Applications:

Ms. Claudine Boniec


Equal Employment Opportunity

USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University's Title IX Coordinator.

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. For ADA accommodations, please contact Claudine Boniec (813-974-5510 or at least five (5) working days prior to need. USF is an AA/EA/EO institution.

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