Assistant Professor of African American Literature

The Department of English and World Languages at the University of Montevallo, a public liberal arts university near Birmingham, Alabama, invites applications for a nine-month, full-time tenure-track position: Assistant Professor of African American Literature with an emphasis on African American Studies, beginning August 2023. Primary responsibilities include teaching classes within the African American Studies Minor, teaching general education and upper-level courses for both English majors and non-majors, participating in departmental and university-wide committee service, and conducting ongoing academic research. Other duties related to this position may also be assigned. The preferred candidate will hold a Ph.D. prior to starting the position. Applicants who are ABD will also be considered with evidence that they will complete their Ph.D. by the date of employment. Review of applications will begin November 15th and continue until the position is filled. 

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