Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Visiting Assistant Professor, Classical Languages & Literature: Skidmore College

The Classics Department at Skidmore College invites applications for a one-year sabbatical replacement position in Classical languages and literature at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor effective fall 2011. Candidates should be able to teach courses in Greek and Latin language and literature at all levels, as well as classical
civilization and Greco-Roman mythology; the teaching load is 3/3. Candidates should be firmly committed to undergraduate education with an active scholarly agenda. Ph.D. preferred by time of appointment. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

For further information about the department, visit our website at: http://cms.skidmore.edu/classics/index.cfm.

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

To learn more about and apply for this position please visit us online at: http://jobs.skidmore.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=52898

Skidmore is a highly selective liberal arts college with a reputation for its creative approaches to just about everything. With its relatively small size and student-faculty ratio, the College is a close-knit academic community. Skidmore is known for its faculty of teacher-scholars devoted to the instruction and mentoring of undergraduates; approximately 2,400 talented men and women from some 47 states and 46 countries. 
We encourage applications from historically under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse student populations; women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, military or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression*, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or prior arrest or conviction record or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

*Gender identity and expression, while protected under Skidmore College policy, are not currently protected under federal, state, or local laws.