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Willamette University invites applications for a full-time position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics for 2005-06. Candidates must have at least a master's degree; Ph.D. or ABD preferred. They should be prepared to teach undergraduate courses in Latin language and literature, courses in Patristics and/or the New Testament in translation, and courses on ancient history, preferably focusing on Roman imperial history. Applicants with the additional ability to teach a section of Willamette's freshmen seminar "War and its Alternatives" will be particularly welcome. Candidates are encouraged to apply electronically by submitting a letter of application detailing their teaching experience and a CV with the names and contact information of three referees to (MS Word attachments are preferred). They may also mail their materials to: Chair, Classical Studies Search, Willamette University, 900 State Street, Salem, OR 97301. Review of applications will begin April 30, 2005, and continue until the position is filled.

Willamette University, founded in 1842, is a private liberal arts college located in Salem, the capital of Oregon. It maintains a strong institutional commitment to diversity and strives to recruit, hire, and retain candidates from communities of color and ethnic groups.