Boston University, Department of Classical Studies

Position ID:BU-Classics-PROF [#26670]
Position Title: Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Classics / open
Appl Deadline:2024/02/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/11/20, listed until 2024/05/20)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Classical Studies at Boston University invites applications or nominations to fill the William Goodwin Aurelio Professorship of Greek Language and Literature at the rank of full professor (tenured) to begin at the earliest on July 1, 2025. The Department seeks an individual with an outstanding publication record and proven excellence as a teacher. Area of Specialty is open. Interests that enhance the Department’s scholarly or teaching strengths in areas like Translation Studies, Reception Studies, or Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, are welcome, as well as leadership in new directions. The Department believes that the diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that end, we seek someone who is able and willing to engage in dialogue with other disciplines and who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring that Boston University is inclusive and equitable and a place where diverse constituents can thrive.  The Department expects to fill this position with a tenured, full professor but exceptional senior associate professors may apply.  
Applications are welcome now and up to February 1, 2024. Applicants should submit a CV and a letter of application via
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