Assistant Professor, Literary Theory and Criticism
- School of Humanities - School of Humanities
DescriptionThe School of Humanities at the University of California, Irvine invites applications from outstanding individuals for a tenure-track position (Assistant Professor) in the field of Literary Theory and Criticism. We especially seek individuals with profoundly interdisciplinary and philosophical backgrounds who can foreground and model significant new approaches to critical analysis. UC Irvine has a long and proud reputation in the area of critical theory, and the candidate will be expected to contribute to the further development of Critical Theory at UC Irvine. Appointment may be in any of the following departments: Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages and Literatures, English, European Languages and Studies, Spanish and Portuguese. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. by July 1, 2015 and must demonstrate excellence in both research and teaching.
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position by visiting: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/
(1) Cover Letter containing a brief research and teaching statement (2) Curriculum Vitae (3) Minimum of three letters of recommendation (4) A writing sample or publication (5) Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
If you have any questions regarding the application process please contact Mindy Han, Director of Personnel at email@example.com or (949) 824-1720.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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