Assistant Professor of French Literature

Johns Hopkins University in Maryland

Deadline October 24, 2014
Date Posted June 17, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures at Johns Hopkins University (http://grll.jhu.edu) is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of French Literature with expertise in Renaissance to early 17th-century French literature. The successful candidate will have knowledge of one or more subfields relevant to the study of Renaissance Europe, such as intellectual history/history of ideas; rhetoric; poetics; history of the book; esthetics and the arts. The scholar will be expected to teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Qualifications

Native or near-native fluency in French and English, as well as knowledge of Latin, are required.

Applicants must have the Ph.D. in hand by the appointment start date of July 1, 2015.

Application Instructions

All application materials must be submitted online via Interfolio: apply.interfolio.com/25087 by October 24, 2014. The application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including list of publications), statements of research and teaching interests (no more than three pages total), teaching evaluations, a writing sample the length of a typical research article or book chapter, along with three confidential letters of recommendation. Inquiries (only) should be directed to Jacques Neefs (Phone: 410-516-7727; E-mail: jneefs@jhu.edu).


Johns Hopkins is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women and members of minority groups, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching missions.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://apply.interfolio.com/25087