Assistant Professor of English

  • University of Louisiana Monroe
  • Monroe, LA
  • Apr 26, 2021
Full time English/ESL/Writing/Linguistics

Job Description

Job Summary:

The School of Humanities Program in English at ULM invites applications for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor specializing in African-American Literature. 

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Teach 4 courses per semester, divided between composition, general education, and advanced courses as required
  • Advise and mentor students at the undergraduate and M.A. level
  • Maintain an active role in research and service

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. in English or closely related field, with an emphasis on African-American Literature
  • Active research agenda in African-American Literature, Black Studies, Africana Studies, or other related subfield
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching and research
  • Preferred secondary areas of expertise may include composition studies; creative nonfiction; early modern literature

Applicants are requested to upload the following required attachment when applying for this position:

  • Cover letter/ Letter of Interest 
  • Resume /current vitae
Review of applications is currently in progress, and will continue until the position is filled. Access the application here: CV and Cover Letter attachments are required, along with the application.

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