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The Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a full-time, academic year (Aug. 28, 2006 – May 27, 2007) temporary position as an Assistant Professor in Classics to begin Fall Semester 2006. This is a one year, replacement position. The successful candidate will be qualified to teach large lecture courses in mythology and/or Roman civilization and intermediate/advanced courses in Greek and Latin. The teaching load for faculty is 2 courses per semester combined with research and/or service. Further information on this position can be found online at

Please send a cover letter, a CV, three letters of recommendation, and evidence of successful teaching. Fullest consideration will be given to applications received by March 24, 2006, but the position will remain open until filled. Interviews will be conducted at the April 6-8 meeting of CAMWS in Gainesville, FL or by telephone for candidates who cannot attend. Applicants should indicate whether they will be in Gainesville. Applications or inquiries should be directed to: Prof. Christopher Nappa, Dept. of Classical and Near Eastern Studies, University of Minnesota, 245 Nicholson Hall, 216 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455. E-mail address:; phone: 612-624-6339; fax: 612-624-4894

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