University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign, Department of English and Department of African American Studies
Open Rank Faculty, African American Literature
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Illinois, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor|
The Departments of English and African American Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign invite applications for a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty member at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in 20th and 21st century African American/African diasporic literature and culture. Applicants at the assistant professor level must have a promising research agenda and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. Applicants at the associate or full professor level must have an excellent record in research and teaching. PhD required at time of appointment. Target start date is August 16, 2014. Salary commensurate with rank and qualifications.
To apply, create your candidate profile through https://jobs.illinois.edu and submit application materials by November 1, 2013. Applicants for Associate or Full Professor must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and contact information for three professional references. Applicants for Assistant Professor must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a 2-3 page description of dissertation or current research project, writing sample, and contact information or Interfolio ID for three professional references. Letters of recommendation may be requested electronically from referees at a later date.
Questions about the position or application procedures may be directed to Amy Rumsey, at email@example.com. Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu)
Amy Rumsey, firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies