The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 21.0148 Wednesday, 31 March 2010
Date: March 30, 2010 2:42:55 PM EDT
Subject: Position Announcement -- Visiting Assistant Professor of English: Shakespeare
Visiting Assistant Professor of English: Shakespeare
The Department of English at Rhodes College invites applications for a one-year full-time sabbatical appointment for the 2010-2011 year. The successful candidate should have a completed Ph.D., with a specialization in Shakespeare studies. Teaching duties will include sophomore-level courses on Shakespeare's plays; composition and writing-intensive courses; and other literature surveys or topics courses at the introductory or advanced level. The teaching load for the year is 3/3 and the salary and benefits are competitive. Rhodes students are highly-motivated and capable undergraduates; many of our students choose to major or minor in English.
Review of completed applications will begin April 5, 2010, and continue until the position is filled. Please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to Professor Jennifer Brady, Chair, Department of English, Rhodes College, 2000 N. Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112.
Founded in 1848, Rhodes College is a highly selective, private, residential, undergraduate college, located in Memphis, Tennessee. We aspire to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership and action in their communities and the world. We encourage applications from candidates interested in helping us achieve this vision. Memphis has a metropolitan population of 1.3 million and is the nation's 18th largest metropolitan area. The city provides multiple opportunities for research and for cultural and recreational activities. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce.
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