University of Massachusetts-Amherst

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-AMHERST ----- AMHERST,MA
The Department of Classics at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor effective Fall 1999. We seek a general classicist with a demonstrated, active interest in research. A Ph.D. is required along with proven success in teaching a large lecture course in classical mythology (200-400 students with teaching assistants). Other teaching responsibilities may include courses in translation and some Latin or Greek (a total load of 2-3). The department enjoys strong enrollments and anticipates dedicated teaching. Applicants with interest/experience in MAT programs, including Latin teaching methods atthe middle and high-school levels, will be especially welcome. Salary is negotiable and competitive. Please send cover letter, curriculum vitae, and dossier to Prof. Marios Philippides, Dept. of Classics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003. Phone: (413) 545-3142. Deadline for receipt of applications is February 19, 1999. The University of Massachusetts is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and encourages applications from women and members of minority groups.

The Department of Classics at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst is seeking a general classicist with the ability to teach Latin, Greek and classical humanities, with a speciality in Latin pedagogy, second-language acquisition expertise in Latin and Greek, and considerable experience in dealing with local, state, regional and national classics organizations, especially those involved in secondary-level education. Ph.D. required. Rank open; salary negotiable. UMass maintains a strong program in Latin and classical humanities and an extensive outreach program in classical studies. The position also requires a substantial record of scholarly reearch and publication. Please send a cover letter, CV, and three letters of recommendation to Prof. Marios Philippides, Dept. of Classics, Herter Hall, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, by November 10, 1998. UMass is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from women and minorities.

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