Assistant Professor of French

Grove City College’s Department of Modern Languages invites applications for a full-time assistant professor of French beginning in the fall of 2022. The department supports a vibrant community of students minoring and majoring in French.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in French-language literary or cultural studies (time period and geographical region of specialization open) or in a closely related field awarded by August 2022. We seek a generalist excited about teaching all undergraduate levels of language, literature, and culture. The ability to teach phonetics would be an asset. Native or near-native fluency in French and English required. The successful candidate will contribute to the life of the department through excellent course delivery, advising, and participating in campus efforts such as French Table and recruiting.  

Preference will be given to those who have a strong record of classroom teaching and scholarship within their field. Candidates must have a commitment to teaching highly motivated students at a Christian liberal arts institution. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications. Faculty members are expected to teach a 4/4 load. Review of applications will begin October 29 and continue until the position is filled.

Please send a current curriculum vitae, names and contact information for four references (three professional and one pastoral), and a letter of interest that explains how your Christian faith represents a strong fit with Grove City College’s unique mission as a Christian liberal arts college see: ( to: Mrs. Jamie N. Kimble, Associate Director of Human Resources at

Grove City College is a private educational institution noted for its academic excellence where scholarship is informed by Christian principles. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, non-job-related disability, use of a guide or support animal, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other college-administrative programs.



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