Assistant Professor of English

Employer
Hampden-Sydney College
Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Not specified
Posted
Sep 11, 2018
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Hampden-Sydney College invites applications for a tenure-track full-time Assistant Professor of English specializing in 19th century British literature, beginning August 2019. A secondary specialty in early modern or medieval literature is desirable. The successful candidate will teach seven courses in literature and composition. Candidates should hold a Ph.D by time of employment and demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three confidential letters of reference by Interfolio:  http://apply.interfolio.com/54690.  Address letter to Professor Nathaniel Perry, Chair, Department of English, Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943. Inquiries may be sent to nperry@hsc.edu. Review of files will begin Friday, November 9, 2018, and initial interviews will be conducted via Skype. Department’s website can be viewed here.

Hampden-Sydney College is a selective liberal arts institution enrolling over 1000 students, located on a beautiful 1300-acre campus in Virginia, 60 miles southwest of Richmond. Founded in 1775, it has been in continuous operation for 243 years, making it the tenth oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Hampden-Sydney College values diversity, prohibits discrimination, and is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.