Assistant Professor- Late Medieval Literature
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||South Carolina, United States|
The English department at Clemson University seeks an assistant professor, pending funding, of late medieval literature, with research and teaching interests from 1350-1580. Candidates should be able to teach courses in Chaucer as well as develop other undergraduate and graduate courses pertaining to his or her research. The ability to teach Shakespeare and courses that bridge the medieval and early modern periods is highly desirable. Possible subfields include digital humanities, the history of the book, and/or gender studies. The English Department offers BAs in Literature and in Writing and Publication Studies, MAs in English and in Professional Communication, and participates in the interdisciplinary Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design doctoral program. The department also contributes to the activities of the Pearce Center for Professional Communication. The successful candidate will provide leadership and vision while collaborating with current faculty to develop emergent initiatives and programs.
Candidates must have the MFA or PhD in-hand by August 1, 2014.
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