Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Classics
Where: University of Georgia
The Department of Classics at the University of Georgia invites applications for a full-time
tenure-track Assistant Professor in cultural history of Classical antiquity and Greek and Roman
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Classics or a related discipline by July 30, 2022.
The teaching load is four courses per academic year. Candidates should be prepared to teach
classes in introductory Classical Culture from Troy to Augustine, Latin, and/or Greek, and
advanced courses in Classical antiquity and its Reception, as well as in areas of their research
specialties. Of importance are teaching and research topics and methodologies that focus on
issues of cultural diversity.
The Department has operated a highly successful faculty-led summer Rome program since 1970.
We are especially interested in applicants who have led summer study abroad programs and can
teach Rome's cultural history and its reception at sites in Rome and Italy. Compensation for
teaching on the Rome program is in addition to a faculty member's academic year salary.
To apply, please visit www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/228697. Applications should include a
cover letter, cv, contact information for three references, and a writing sample (20 pages
maximum). References will be sent an email through the UGAJobs system with instructions on
how to submit their letters of recommendation. All applications received by January 10, 2022
will receive full consideration, but review will continue until the position is filled.
Questions related to this position may be directed to Dr. Erika Hermanowicz, Search Committee
Chair at email@example.com. Because of the global COVID pandemic, interviews for this position
will be conducted remotely via Zoom. Invitations to the campus for the finalists may occur if oncampus
interviews can be done safely and in accordance with university guidelines.
Deadline: 10 January 2022