Full-Time, Tenure-Track Position - Assistant Professor in Modern German Literature
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||California, United States|
The Department of German at the University of California, Berkeley, seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in Modern German Literature, with a preference for Post-War Literature, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2018.
Basic qualifications: Applicants must have all Ph.D. (or equivalent degree) requirements completed except the dissertation at the time of application.
Additional qualifications: Ph.D. (or equivalent degree) in Modern German Literature or related field at the time of appointment.
Preferred qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants with near-native fluency in English and German, demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level, a well-developed research plan and publication record beyond the dissertation, and the ability to frame their work in the broader context of the humanities. The new colleague will be expected to actively participate in developing an integrative curriculum and strategic vision for the department and teach a wide range of undergraduate and graduate courses.
Applications must be submitted online no later than 3 November 2017. Questions may be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply please follow the link: - http://apptrkr.com/1071377, and submit a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, statement of research, statement of teaching philosophy, one writing sample, and three letters of recommendation. Optional is a statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. Candidates under serious consideration may be asked to provide additional writing samples if selected for further review.
All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including those whose letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality (http://apo.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html) prior to submitting their letters.
The University of California is committed to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples and single parents. The University of California is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy
|Primary Category:||German History / Studies