Associate or Full Professor of Modernism (tenure-track)

The Department of English at the University at Buffalo seeks an Associate or Full Professor of Modernism (tenure-track). Although there are no set limits on specialization, the preferred candidate will be able to draw from and work with the university’s world-renowned James Joyce Collection.

Standard duties for academic-year (10-month) faculty include:

  • Teaching two courses per semester (including undergraduate courses and graduate seminars),
  • Advising and mentoring graduate students,
  • Maintaining a strong research program, and
  • Providing service to the department and the university.

Strong scholarship and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching are expected.

The appointment will begin Fall 2024. Questions may be directed to the search committee chair, Damien Keane (

Outstanding Benefits Package

Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
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University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum qualifications: PhD and scholarly profile appropriate to rank.

Please submit a letter of application, a CV, the names and email addresses of three recommenders, and a writing sample.

The position is open until filled. Preference will be given to candidates who apply by November 1, 2023.

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