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Tenure Track Faculty

The Department of French at New York University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in Contemporary Literature, beginning September 1, 2015, pending administrative and budgetary approval.

Preferred candidates will have a strong grasp of current debates in Global and World literature in French, and of the theoretical writings that inform those debates. They will have a strong background in literary history and critical theory, and native or near native proficiency in both French and English. A record of or potential for distinguished scholarly research as well as a record of excellence in teaching are required. PhD in hand by start of appointment.

Teaching load is 2/2. Duties include advising at graduate and undergraduate levels. Review of applications will begin October 27, 2014, and remain open until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit a letter, a CV, a chapter of the dissertation or a publication and the names of three referees, via the NYU Career website