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Visiting Assistant Professor of English Job Posting

February 27, 2014

The Lewis and Clark College Department of English invites applications for a one-year visiting assistant professorship in post-1900 Modern American Literature. Candidates should have in hand or be about to complete the Ph.D. Teaching load is five classes per academic year and may include introductory literature courses, a sophomore-level survey of colonial through modern American literature, and upper-level surveys from 1900 to the present.  Preliminary interviews will be conducted via videoconference.  Applicants should send: 1) a curriculum vitae; 2) a letter of application including a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching experience, and research interests in American literature; 3) evidence of teaching effectiveness; and 4) three letters of recommendation, uploaded separately by the referees. All materials should be addressed to Kurt Fosso, Chair, and must be submitted via . Click “Apply” to create your free account. To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by April 15.  Lewis & Clark College, located in Portland OR, is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The College will conduct background checks on the finalists for the position.