Associate/Full Professor - Medieval or Early Modern Literature
- Location details
- Salt Lake City, Utah
- salary commensurate with qualifications
- Position type
- Professor, Associate, Professor, Full
- Organization type
- 4-year college or university
- Literature, British
- Employment category
- Tenure Status
- Tenure or tenure track
- Academic Hiring Standards
- Hiring standards
The English Department at the University of Utah invites applications for the ESRR Chair in English, an endowed chair in medieval or early modern British literature at the rank of Advanced Associate or Full Professor to begin Fall 2022. Expertise in the areas of race, gender, or sexuality is particularly welcome. Candidates should have an established record of excellence in teaching and scholarship and a commitment to developing relationships between the University and the larger community. Please submit an application letter, CV, writing sample, diversity statement, and 3 letters of recommendation by 2 November 2021.
The Department of English is committed to building a diverse intellectual and artistic community, and encourages applicants of all races, ethnicities, genders, backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to apply.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students, staff, faculty and patients from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education, employment opportunities, and quality healthcare for historically underrepresented groups.
Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.
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