St. Thomas University, English
Tenure-track Position in English Language and Literature
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New Brunswick, Canada|
The Department of English Language and Literature, St. Thomas University, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment, at the rank of assistant professor, to begin July 1, 2011, pending budgetary approval.
Celebrating its centenary in 2010, St. Thomas University is an undergraduate, liberal arts institution whose roots are in the faith and tradition of the Roman Catholic Church. With an enrolment of 2,400, its students graduate with Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Education, and Social Work degrees. The faculty members are distinguished teachers, researchers and scholars, and the University holds three Canada Research Chairs.
The successful candidate will be a scholar of dramatic literature and will have substantial professional experience in theatre production. The candidate will teach introductory and advanced courses in dramatic literature and dramatic production. For more information, please see our website:
A PhD or imminent completion, or equivalent professional experience, is required. Applicants are to submit a curriculum vitae; samples of scholarly work; evidence of theatre experience and of teaching effectiveness (teaching portfolio preferred), and arrange to have three letters of reference (preferably one for each of the following areas: scholarship, teaching, theatre production) sent directly to Dr. Kathleen McConnell, Acting Chair, English Department, St. Thomas University, Fredericton NB, E3B 5G3.
Closing date: November 19, 2010, or when position is filled. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their files, including letters of reference, are complete by this date.
An equal opportunity employer, St. Thomas University is committed to employment equity for women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minority groups, and persons with disabilities. The university welcomes applications from all faiths and backgrounds. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
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St. Thomas University
Fredericton NB E3B 5G3
|Secondary Categories:||Theatre and Performance History / Studies