American Literature before 1900 – Assistant Professor
The Department of English at the University of California, Riverside invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of American Literature before 1900, beginning July 1, 2014. Requirements include a Ph.D, a record of compelling promise of research in the field, teaching experience, and a commitment to teaching excellence and university service. We welcome applications from scholars working in any aspect of the field, including transatlantic, transnational, hemispheric, indigenous, or border studies.
The University of California, Riverside is a Hispanic serving institution. Located sixty miles east of Los Angeles, it is widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation. Areas of strength in the English Department include African American studies, 20th c. American literature, Native American studies, postcolonial studies, critical ethnic studies, media and visual culture, feminist and queer studies, poetry, book history, and science fiction/technoculture studies, among other fields. More information about the English Department may be found at http://english.ucr.edu.
Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample (up to 25 pages), and three letter of recommendation through an online application process at https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF00024. If you have questions, please contact Katherine Kinney, Chair, Search Committee (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin November 25, 2013 and the position will be open until filled. All applicants will receive acknowledgement of receipt of the application.
The University of California, Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.