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The Department of Classics at Georgetown University invites applications for a one-year position (2018/19) as a visiting assistant professor in Roman history and culture. Teaching load is three courses per semester; the candidate is expected to teach undergraduate classes in Roman history and culture in translation at all levels and also Latin. PhD must be in hand by the time of taking up the appointment.

By 15 January 2018, applicants should submit a cv, cover letter, and three letters of recommendation. Application materials may be received via email ( or via hard copy (Classics Search Committee, Department of Classics, 322 Healy Hall, Georgetown University, Washington DC 20057). Interviews will be conducted via Skype (or similar means). Additional questions may be directed to Josiah Osgood (

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.