Visiting Full-time Faculty Position in Early Modern Literature
The Department of English at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a visiting full-time faculty appointment for the 2019-2020 academic year, specializing in early modern literature. Ph.D. required (must be completed by August 2019). Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field. Visiting full-time faculty teach three courses each semester and are eligible for travel support and reimbursement of relocation costs within the College's published policies. All full-time appointments offer competitive salaries and include full benefits.
Please submit a letter of application describing research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, statement on teaching, writing sample (25 pages maximum), undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and two confidential letters of recommendation. The College of the Holy Cross uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please upload all application materials to https://apply.interfolio.com/61253 by 5 April. Review of applications will begin immediately.
The College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 3,000 students and is located in a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate commitment to the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts (http://www.heccma.org) and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (https://new-england.hercjobs.org/)
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