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The Department of History and Classics at Providence College invites applications from Latinists for a full-time one-year Visiting Faculty position for the 2018-2019 academic year. The teaching load is four courses (12 credits) per semester. Salary is competitive. The successful candidate will have Ph.D. in hand by date of appointment. Competence to teach Roman history and Latin language courses is required; experience in interdisciplinary and/or team-teaching is desirable.

The successful candidate will teach a general course on Roman history, undergraduate level Latin courses, a course in translation designed around the candidate’s interests, and a team-taught course in the college’s Development of Western Civilization program.

Providence College, a Roman Catholic, four-year, liberal arts institution conducted under the auspices of the Dominican Friars, seeks candidates who can affirm and contribute to its mission. Providence College believes that cultural and intellectual pluralism is essential to the excellence of its academic program, and strives to foster an academic culture and campus community that attracts and supports the development of a stellar and diverse faculty reflecting the global environment in which we live and work. An AA/EOE employer, the College especially encourages applications of women and persons of color.

Applicants must apply online and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, official graduate transcripts. Applicants will be prompted to submit the names and email addresses of three reference providers who will receive an email from our on-line career site with a link and instructions on how to submit a letter of recommendation.

We will begin reviewing applications on May 22nd, 2018. Finalists will be invited to interview with the search committee via Skype. Additional questions about the position may be addressed to Dr. Robin Greene, search chair,