Instructor of Humanities and Cultural Studies

University of South Florida
Florida, United States
Commensurate with experience
Sep 25, 2019
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The faculty member will teach interdisciplinary classes on European visual, literary, musical, and performing arts of the Renaissance and Baroque periods. The faculty member will be required to teach 4 courses per semester plus 2 during the summer. 12-month contract begins August 2020. To apply, please visit and attach a cover letter, CV, and names and contact information for three references.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree from an accredited institution in History, Cultural Studies, or other relevant discipline.  Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Instructor.

Preferred Qualifications: PhD in History, Cultural Studies, or other relevant discipline. Preference will be given to candidates whose work explores the relationships between a text’s formal features and its social and cultural contexts. Additional preference will be given to applicants who have at least one year experience teaching university undergraduates in large (100+) sections.

Salary is negotiable. Review of applications begins on October 25, 2019. Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Edgardo Valentin at (813) 974-9380 a minimum of five working days in advance.