The Department of English at Indiana University Southeast invites applications for a visiting assistant professor position in medieval literature, language, and culture, beginning September 2013. This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal. Required qualifications: 1) PhD in English in hand or expected by September 2013, with a specialization in medievalliterature"2) at least one year of prior experience teaching in medieval literature. Preference will be given to candidates with additional academic training and teaching experience in classical literatures.
Normal teaching load is four courses per semester. Primary teaching responsibilities include courses in medieval British literature and culture, world literatures, and critical theory. A commitment to undergraduate teaching, advising, and service is essential.
TO APPLY: Electronic submissions only. Please e-mail the following attachments to the IUS English Department Search Committee at email@example.com: 1) application letter 2) statement of teaching philosophy 3) vita 4) a copy of official graduate transcripts 5) three letters of recommendation. Deadline for complete applications (including letters of recommendation) is December 6, 2012. Contact Human Resources at 812-941-2356) should you need any accommodations during application process due to a disability.
IU Southeast is one of eight campuses of Indiana University. Our campus is located on a beautiful 180-acre tract at the foot of the "knobs" area of Southern Indiana, only 10 minutes from downtown Louisville, KY. The area is known for its cultural, athletic, and recreational activities and a very low-cost-of-living index. More than 6,900 students are enrolled in 4 master's degree programs and 36 bachelor's degree programs. The campus has experienced significant growth as evidenced by construction of a new state-of-the-art library and five student residence halls. For more information about our campus, please visit www.ius.edu.
Indiana University is committed to a learning environment that actively seeks to support students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. Consistent with the university's commitment to diversity, persons from traditionally under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. If you require reasonable accommodations due to a disability, please contact Human Resources. Indiana University Southeast is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.