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The successful candidate will teach a 3-3 load including beginning and intermediate Latin, mythology, and classical literature in translation. The candidate will be expected to maintain an active research agenda.

Minimum education and experience requirements:

  • PhD in Classics or a related field Note: Applicants who are ABD for the terminal degree may be considered; however doctoral degree must be obtained within the first academic year of employment.
  • Experience teaching Latin
  • Demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching.
  • An active research program in Classics or related field
  • Demonstrate the ability to think broadly about the value of Classical Studies for students across a wide range of majors.
Application Materials

To apply, please complete the online application process available at and attach the following materials as an Adobe PDF document including:

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application addressing research plans and approaches to teaching addressed to Search Committee Chair.
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Combined Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  • Three confidential Letters of Recommendation. If ABD, one of the letters must be from the dissertation advisor.

For questions about the position or online application process, contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Raymond Burt

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