Assistant Professor

The Department of French and Italian at Princeton University seeks to hire a tenure-track assistant professor in the field of French Medieval Studies starting in September 2024. Applications from candidates with expertise in French medieval literature and culture, as well as related fields such as French linguistics, art history, social or intellectual history, material culture, music, or gender studies are strongly encouraged. The successful candidate will have native or near-native French; clear evidence of scholarly excellence and of potential distinction in research and publication; and evidence of a deep and successful commitment to teaching. The department values diversity among both faculty and students, and encourages applicants who identify as underrepresented in French Studies and believe in the importance of attracting a diverse student body.

Apply online at Applicants must include a cover letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin in late September 2023. Applications received by November 30, 2023 will be given full consideration. Interviews will be conducted remotely on a digital platform. Please note that the Ph.D. is expected by appointment start date.

The position is subject to the University's background check policy.

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