[Many thanks to Peter Jordens for sharing this post.]
The Department of English at Florida Atlantic University (FAU), Boca Raton, FL campus, invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Caribbean Literature to begin August 2017. Candidates must have teaching and research interests in Caribbean Anglophone Literature. FAU is making a cluster of hires in the fields of multicultural and world literatures in an effort to solidify and strengthen its already robust research and course offerings in these areas.
The Department seeks a candidate who will balance high-quality scholarship, excellence in teaching, and committed service. Faculty typically teach a 3-2 course schedule. Faculty teach and mentor graduate students in the department’s Master’s Degree programs, http://www.fau.edu/english/english_maprogram.php, as well as the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters interdisciplinary Ph.D. program.
Ideally, the new hire will also contribute substantially to the university’s developing Peace, Justice, and Human Rights Initiative and to the College’s new initiative in Atlantic World Studies.
All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted position on the Office of Human Resources’ job website, https://jobs.fau.edu, by completing the Faculty, Administrative, Managerial & Professional Position Application and submitting the related documents.
Position: Assistant or Associate Professor of Caribbean Literature
Position Number: 991314
In addition to completing the online application, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to English@fau.edu with the subject line “Caribbeanist search.”