The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures seeks applicants to fill a three-year Assistant Professor position on the Academic General Faculty (tenure-ineligible) with an anticipated start date of August 25, 2018.
Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to: Slavic literatures, film, and cultures, folklore, and Polish language. Compensation will take the form of full-time salary with full-time benefits. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. at the time of application or be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by May 2018. Applicants must hold the terminal degree at the time of appointment.
Candidates must have a strong, demonstrated commitment to teaching.
Applications will be considered beginning April 19, 2018, however the position will remain open until filled.
To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, a cover letter that includes a statement of teaching philosophy, a writing sample, and complete contact information for three references who can comment in detail on the applicant's teaching and service. Search on posting 0622909. Short-list candidates should expect to send a teaching portfolio or other proof of teaching excellence.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to:
Edith Clowes, Chair,
Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to:
The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Required Applicant Documents:
CV / Resume
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
Writing Sample 1
Posted on April 12, 2018.