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The Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures at Texas Tech University invites applications for a full-time, 9-month Assistant Professor of Practice in Classics to begin in spring 2024. We seek applicants with a Ph.D. in Classics (or related field) in hand at the time of appointment, a demonstrated record of pedagogical innovation and excellence in teaching, and a passion for program building and curricular renewal. In addition to these required qualifications, candidates who have additional experience teaching large lecture courses such as Classical Mythology and Ancient Sport and Spectacle are strongly encouraged to apply. Responsibilities will consist of teaching three courses per semester, managing and growing our beginning and intermediate Latin and Greek language sequences, and training and coordinating our MA-level TA instructors.

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Application Materials

Please include the following documents in your application:

1. a detailed letter of application

2. a CV

3. The names of three references, whose letters of recommendation should be sent via Interfolio, postal service, or email.

To ensure full consideration, please complete an online application at: Requisition # 35024BR.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or status as a protected veteran.