Tenure-Track Asst Prof of English

Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara University

The Department of English at Santa Clara University invites applications for a tenure-track position requiring expertise in medieval and/or early modern British literature and culture, race, social justice, and Digital Humanities. Expertise in book history is also desirable. Our department is participating in a College cluster hire for a group of faculty who specialize in topics related to race, inequality, and social justice in their respective fields.

Successful candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates and be able to establish an active research program, possibly including undergraduates. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory and advanced courses in medieval and/or early modern British literature and culture as well as first-year Critical Thinking and Writing courses and Foundation courses for our majors. The successful candidate will teach six courses spread over three quarters. Ph.D. must be in hand by September 1, 2023.

The appointment will begin September 1, 2023. Application deadline October 1, 2022. For more information or to apply for the position visit the SCU HR website here.

Posted: 08/17/2022