Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Russian Literature and Culture

Yale University's Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position as Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Russian literature and culture, with an anticipated appointment start date of July 1, 2020. The area of specialization is open, and the successful candidate must possess native or near-native fluency in Russian.

Selected candidates must have a PhD or equivalent degree at time of hire. To ensure full consideration, please submit all application materials addressed to Professor Harvey Goldblatt, Acting Chair, by November 15, 2019 at

Application materials include cover letter, current CV, writing sample of no more than 25 pages prepared for anonymous review, and a minimum of three letters of recommendation from outside Yale. Review of applications will begin November 20, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will take place by Skype. Address any questions to Professor Harvey Goldblatt at


PhD or equivalent degree at time of hire.

Application Process

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

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