ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF FRENCH LITERATURE
Department of French
ARTS AND SCIENCE
New York University
The Department of French at New York University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in Early-Modern French Literature, beginning September 1, 2014, pending administrative and budgetary approval. Preferred candidates will have a record of, or demonstrated potential for, distinguished scholarly research as well as a record of excellence in teaching. They will also have a strong background in literary history, critical theory, and a marked interest for cross-national and interdisciplinary inquiries. PhD in hand, professional-level proficiency in French and English are required. Teaching load is 2/2. Duties include advising at graduate and undergraduate levels.
Applicants should submit a letter, a CV, a chapter of the dissertation or a publication and the names of three referees, via the posting on the NYU Open Search application site: https://www.nyuopsearch.com/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=141510
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2013, and remain open until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the MLA convention in Chicago. NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.