University of Chicago, Germanic Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Illinois, United States|
The Department of Germanic Studies at the University of Chicago is searching for a beginning or advanced assistant professor to join an internationally active program with strong ties to neighboring disciplines in humanities, arts, and social sciences. This tenure-track position is open with respect to field, but strengths in 20th- and 21st-century literary, cultural, media, and/or performance studies are a plus. The position will preferably begin July 1, 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter. The teaching load for tenure track positions is typically four courses per year; additional responsibilities include advising at all levels of the program as well as service on departmental and university committees. A doctoral degree in Germanic Studies, or related field, is required by the start date of the appointment.
Candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and writing sample to the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website for Posting Number 03483: https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu. In addition, three letters of recommendation should be sent to Department Administrator Ingrid Sagor, (firstname.lastname@example.org). Online applications will not be accepted after November 15, 2017. This position is contingent upon final budgetary approval.
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5671 or email ACOppAdministrator@uchicago.edu with their request.
Department Administrator Ingrid Sagor, (email@example.com)
Chair, Eric L. Santner (firstname.lastname@example.org)
|Primary Category:||German History / Studies