Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor in Comparative Literature

Pennsylvania State University
Pennsylvania, United States
Not specified
Sep 14, 2018
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor in Comparative Literature

The Department of Comparative Literature at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a three-year, full-time non-tenure-track position in Comparative Literature, to begin in August 2019 with excellent possibility of renewal. Appointment will be as Assistant Teaching Professor or as Lecturer according to qualifications. Responsibilities include teaching three undergraduate literature courses per semester (to include world mythology, along with other courses such as drama, cultural studies, and/or global media as need arises) and supporting duties on behalf of the department. Requirements include a Master's degree or equivalent in Comparative Literature or a related field, and relevant teaching experience. Preferred qualifications include ABD status or a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature or a related field, fluency in a language in addition to English, experience with curriculum development, and experience with online teaching and online course development. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and includes benefits. To apply, submit the following materials via the Penn State jobs website: a cover letter explaining candidate's preparation and teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three references who can address the candidate's teaching. Review of applications will begin on November 15 and continue until the position is filled. For more information on the Department of Comparative Literature at Penn State, see: http://complit.la.psu.edu/

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