Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of German Studies

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in German Studies, to begin August 2015. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in the department’s interdisciplinary undergraduate and graduate programs, including a new PhD program in German, to conduct research in his or her areas of expertise, and to provide service to the department and the university.  Candidates with any research specialty in German culture after 1750 will be considered, but expertise in one or more of the following areas is especially desirable: Romanticism; gender studies; queer theory; psychoanalysis. Candidates with a completed PhD in German or a related field are preferred, and native or near-native fluency in German is required.

Applicants must complete the online application information at https://www.jobsatcu.com, posting # F01620 and submit a letter of application, CV, and the name and email addresses of three references. Applicants are requested not to submit teaching portfolios or other materials with the initial application. Inquiries about the position should be directed to the chair of the Search Committee, Davide Stimilli (gsll@Colorado.EDU).

Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Colorado Boulder is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at hr-ada@colorado.edu.

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