Assistant Professor, Department of English


Saint Anselm College


Posted Under: New England, Northeast jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 3031
Posted On: 2017-09-23 05:00:00

Assistant Professor, Department of English. The Department of English at Saint Anselm College, a Roman
Catholic undergraduate liberal arts college in the Benedictine
tradition in Manchester, NH, invites applications for a
tenure-track faculty position to begin in August 2018. The
successful candidate will demonstrate both scholarly and teaching
excellence in British Medieval Literature plus an ability to teach
Introduction to Linguistics. Teaching responsibilities will include
Medieval Literature, Linguistics, Traditional Grammar, core courses
for the major, and courses within the instructor's area(s) of
specialty. Teaching responsibilities may also include courses that
serve the college more broadly, including Freshman Composition and
Conversatio, a multidisciplinary course providing every
Saint Anselm student a shared learning experience in the Liberal
Arts. We plan to interview at the MLA Convention in January
as well as make arrangements for Skype interviews for candidates
not attending the MLA. Submit a letter of interest,
curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability and research
potential (samples of scholarship, articles or conference papers)
and academic transcripts to the attention of Dr. Gary Bouchard,
Department Chair, via the college website at Three
letters of recommendation are required and should be submitted in
PDF format via email to the department faculty assistant, Denise
Reagan, at . First
consideration will be given to applications received by Friday,
November 3, 2017.
A Ph.D. is required and candidates should receive their Ph.D. by
September 2018. Candidates should demonstrate a strong
commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level as
well as scholarly research. Teaching experience at the
undergraduate level is preferred.
Successful candidates will be able to assist the college to
further its strategic goals for institution-wide diversity and
inclusiveness. Category: Education , Keywords: English Language - Assistant Professor