Department: CAS Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Advertised Job Summary:
The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (http://www.artsandsciences.sc.edu/dllc/) at the University of South Carolina invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the field of Roman Material and Literary Culture of the Imperial period. The successful candidate will be able to teach Latin and Ancient Greek at all levels, and will be prepared to teach Classical Studies courses at the undergraduate level, with the opportunity to teach at the graduate level in our Comparative Literature program. We especially welcome candidates who complement the existing interdisciplinary strengths of the Department and who engage with diverse theoretical and methodological approaches in their research and teaching.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
A Ph.D. in Classics, or related field completed by August 15, 2020 is required.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 66604
About The University of South Carolina
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