The Department of French Literature, Thought and Culture at New York University invites applications for a position at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure track), beginning September 1, 2020, pending administrative and budgetary approval.
The department seeks a new colleague whose work focuses on medieval French (and potentially Occitan) literature, thought, and culture. An established record of scholarly research as well as a record of excellence in teaching are required. Ph.D. in hand by August 31, 2020 and native or near-native fluency in French and English are required. Preferred criteria include experience working with, teaching, and/or mentoring diverse groups of students.
Applicants should submit a letter, a CV, a writing sample in English or French (20-30 pages), the names of three referees, as well as a statement detailing their commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Review of applications will begin November 1, and continue until the position is filled.
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