The Department of English at St. Ambrose University, Davenport,
Iowa, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Early
British Literature to begin in August 2019. ABD required; PhD
preferred. Teaching load (four courses per semester) includes
early-British survey, literature and writing topics, and first-year
composition. Candidates should be actively engaged in scholarship
in their field. Willingness to teach in multiple delivery formats
(including online) is required.
St. Ambrose University is an independent, comprehensive, and
Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts.
An institution of 3,100 graduate and undergraduate students, the
University’s Core Values include: Catholicity, Integrity, the
Liberal Arts, Life-Long Learning, and Diversity. See www.sau.edu for further
information. People from underrepresented populations are
encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin December
15th and continue until the position is filled. Selected
candidates will be invited to an initial interview via Skype.
Please apply online at http://www.sau.edu/employment and
upload your cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy,
curriculum vitae, and unofficial graduate transcript. Three letters
of reference should be sent directly to HumanResources@sau.edu.