Tenure Track Assistant Professor of French

Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track position in French at the assistant professor level, to teach language, culture, and literature. Native or near-native fluency required. The successful applicant will have a demonstrable record of teaching excellence and scholarly potential. The field of specialization is in interdisciplinary French and Francophone studies (such as film and media, women’s and gender studies, or visual culture), with secondary expertise in pre-1800 France and/or comparative literature preferred.

To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will consist of 1) a cover letter discussing the applicant's scholarship and prior teaching experience; 2) a statement of teaching philosophy that addresses the applicant’s experience teaching diverse student populations and developing an inclusive classroom environment; 3) a curriculum vitae; 4) names and contact information for three recommenders; and 5) an unofficial transcript.  Ph.D. in hand preferred; ABDs are welcome to apply.  All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website.

Review of applications will begin November 22, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the November 22, 2019 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.

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