University of Cape Town, Department of English Language and Literature, Faculty of Humanities
PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/ SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER
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PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER
Department of English Language and Literature
Faculty of Humanities
The Department of English Language and Literature is seeking to make appointments at the rank of Professor/Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer, to start in 2012. The successful candidates will play a vital role in enhancing and sustaining our standing as a leading department of literary studies in Africa.
We invite applications from candidates with primary research and teaching expertise in:
- Literature before 1800 (particularly 1500-1700)
- Literature after 1900 (particularly contemporary Anglophone literature, world literature, metropolitan and/or transnational modernism)
- African and South African literature.
In addition, secondary research and/or teaching interests in one or more of the following areas would be a recommendation: creative writing; poetry; gender studies and feminism; critical theory; American literature.
- Closing Date: 21 November 2011 Reference: SR214/11
To view the full advertisement, application requirements and response details, please visit www.uct.ac.za and click on “vacancies”.
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