WASHINGTON AND LEE UNIVERSITY – LEXINGTON, VA
The Department of Classics at Washington and Lee University seeks a Latinist for a one-year position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor. The position may be extended for a second year, if funds are available, and the candidate is capable of teaching ancient Greek at all levels. Candidates should have their Ph.D. in hand by July 2008 and show evidence of excellence in teaching. The successful candidate will teach Latin at the intermediate and advanced levels, and possibly a lecture course in a subject of his or her own choosing.
Applicants should send a letter of application, CV, and three letters of recommendation to Kevin Crotty, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Classics, Robinson Hall, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA 24450. Telephone: 540-463-8910; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin March 31, 2008 and will continue until the position is filled.
Washington and Lee is actively seeking to diversify its community, and specifically encourages the candidacies of women and minorities for this position.