Assistant Professor of English – West Texas A&M University

The Department of English, Philosophy, and Modem Languages at West Texas A&M University seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English with a specialization in Medieval literature to begin Fall 2022. Additional competencies in gender studies or pre-modem race theory are welcome. A Ph.D. in English, comparative literature, or related fields required by the time of appointment.

This full-time, 9-month faculty position requires an outstanding teacher for courses in first-year composition, the general education core curriculum, undergraduate English, and the M.A. in English program. The typical teaching load is 3/3 with a mixture of first-year composition, undergraduate, and graduate classes. Other responsibilities include maintaining an active research agenda that results in peer-reviewed publications, student advising, and participating in departmental, college, and university service.

Essential Qualifications:

  • PhD in English, Comparative Literature, or related field by September 2022.
  • Specialization in Medieval Literatures.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Gender Studies or Pre-modern race theory.

The deadline for applications is 3 January 2022, and applications can be made through the job advertisement.