Job Opening for Tenured or Tenure-Track Prof of Greek Literature & Culture

Author: Department of Classics

Applications are invited from specialists in Greek literature and culture, with a chief area of interest anywhere from Archaic Greece to Late Antiquity, for a tenure-track or tenured position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Classics at the University of Notre Dame, to begin in August 2017. Applicants who should have Ph.D. in hand by August 1, 2017, should be prepared to teach courses in Greek language and literature at all levels, including the MA level, and to offer courses in classical literature and culture in translation.  A sample syllabus for the latter sort of course, meant for a large undergraduate audience, should be included in the application.
Review of complete applications will begin Nov. 15, 2016.  Preliminary interviews will take place at the Annual Meeting of the SCS in Toronto (January 2017). 

Complete dossiers will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching experience and of research, and the syllabus described above.

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