Lecturer in Classical Studies and Latin (2020/21)

The Department of Classical, Near Eastern and Religious Studies is seeking applications for a one-year leave replacement Lecturer position in Classical Studies and Latin Language.  Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in Classical Studies or a related field.  The successful candidate will possess a strong commitment to teaching and be able to teach both introductory and advanced Latin (Latin verse specifically), as well as courses on topics such as Classical myth and Latin Epic in translation. Teaching may include a graduate seminar in a subject selected by the successful candidate in consultation.

The position involves teaching eight 13-week courses (24 credits) and participating in departmental service, events and initiatives. The 1-year appointment is expected to commence July 1, 2020. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Please send applications, including a letter of interest, Curriculum Vitae, a statement of teaching interests and teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching ability and effectiveness, and the names and contact information of three referees to:

Dr. Leanne Bablitz

Department of Classical, Near Eastern and Religious Studies

University of British Columbia

1866 Main Mall, Buchanan C227

Vancouver, British Colombia V6T 1Z1

These materials may be sent electronically to cners.jobsearch@ubc.ca. Applications must be received by April 10th, 2020.

Information about the Department is available on the web at: http://www.cnrs.ubc.ca/.

Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.