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Department: World Languages / 0-1241-000

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Campus Location: Tampa

Salary Plan: Faculty

Hiring Salary: Negotiable

Position Description:

The Department of World Languages at the University of South Florida invites applications for a nine-month, full time, and tenure earning position in Classics at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 7, 2024. We are seeking candidates whose research focuses on Greek literature and culture. Salary is negotiable.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

• Teach Greek and Latin language courses.

• Teach and develop undergraduate courses in Greco-Roman culture designed for broad student interest.

• Maintain an active research agenda that includes promise of a monograph and peer-reviewed publications.

• Work in connection with other departments to support graduate studies in fields related to Classics

QUALIFICATIONS (Education & Experience):

Minimum Qualifications:

A PhD in Classics or a related discipline from an accredited institution is required. Applications from individuals who are ABD will be considered, but the degree must be conferred prior to the start date of August 7, 2024. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor.

USF Tampa

Information for Applicants

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

Job Opening Number: 35188

Posting Date: 09/22/2023

Posting End Date: 11/01/2023

Application Materials

How To Apply

Please visit, then click the button for “external applicants” that says “careers@usf”. Once you are directed to the application portal, search for the position with the keyword “Classics” and continue through to apply.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT.

When applying, please attach your CV and provide names and contact information for three references. Initial review of applications begins November 1, 2023.

Only online applications are accepted for this position.

Three (3) letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Ms. Michele Moore at by the application deadline of Nov. 1–these may be sent via a dossier service (e.g. Interfolio) or letter writers may send their letters directly via email. IMPORTANT: we will not directly reach out to your letter writers.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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.

All job decisions at USF are made according to policy 0-007 and without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion or belief, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

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 disability accommodations, contact Michele Moore at a minimum of five working days in advance.