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University of Kansas – Lawrence, KS
The Department of Classics invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Classics, with research and teaching specialization in Latin language and literature. This is a tenure-track appointment, to begin August 2005 (contingent on final budgetary approval). Teaching responsibilities will be two courses per semester, with emphasis on undergraduate and M.A. level courses in Latin language and literature and Greek and Roman civilization, including mythology. Course rotation may include courses in Greek language and literature. Ph.D. required. Salary: $44,000-49,000.

First consideration will be given to applications received by December 3, 2004.

Complete applications will include: cover letter, CV, graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. Sample course syllabi, a summary of teaching evaluations, and sample publications are also recommended (if available). Send application to (e-mailed and faxed materials are not acceptable): John G. Younger, Acting Chair, Classics Department, 1445 Jayhawk Boulevard, 2099 Wescoe Hall, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045-7590. For further information email, telephone 785-864-3263, or access the department's homepage

Initial interviews will be held at the joint meeting of the American Philological Association and the Archaeological Institute of America, January 6-9, 2005 in Boston MA. Telephone interviews will be arranged for short-listed applicants who are unable to attend this meeting.

The University of Kansas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University encourages applications from underrepresented group members. Federal and state legislation prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, and veteran status. In addition, University policies prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, marital status, and parental status.