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Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at UVA hiring Asst. Prof.

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    Mary Arnstein

    The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures invites applicants to fill a three-year, potentially renewable Assistant Professor position on the Academic General Faculty (tenure-ineligible) with an anticipated start date of December 25, 2018.


    Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to: Slavic folklore, film, cultures, and literatures, and Polish language. Compensation will take the form of full-time salary with full-time benefits. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. at the time of application or be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by December 1, 2018. Applicants must hold the terminal degree at the time of appointment.


    Candidates must have a strong, demonstrated commitment to teaching, and experience in teaching large-enrollment courses.


    Applications will be considered, beginning September 3, 2018; the position will remain open until filled.


    To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online at: Jobs@UVa (, and electronically attach the following:

    1. a current CV,
    2. a cover letter that includes a detailed statement of teaching philosophy,
    3. the applicant’s most recent student evaluations (attach to Other 1),
    4. a writing sample, and
    5. three letters of recommendation from references who can comment in detail on the applicant’s teaching and service.

    Search on posting 0623456. Short-list candidates should expect to send a teaching portfolio or other proof of teaching excellence.

    Questions regarding this position should be directed to:

    Edith Clowes, Chair, Search Committee


    The University will perform background checks on all new hires before making a final offer of employment.


    The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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