JOB: Generalist @ Hunter College (tenure track)

Seen on the Classics list:

The Department of Classical and Oriental Studies invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Greek and Latin beginning Fall semester 2014. Area of specialization and/or research is open. The successful candidate will be expected to teach Greek and Latin at all undergraduate levels as well as Greek and Roman literature in translation, Classical civilization courses, and specialized topics courses. The successful candidate will also be expected to eventually take on administrative responsibilities, including those in Hunter’s MA program in teaching Latin. There will also be opportunities to teach in the various honors programs at Hunter College (Macaulay and Thomas Hunter).

Ph.D. degree in Classics by June, 2014 is required. The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence or strong promise of excellence in both research and publication and in the teaching of Greek and Latin. Also required is the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

$42,873-74,133.00. Salary commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience. CUNY offers competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

From our job posting system, select “Apply Now”, create or log in to an account, and provide the requested information. All items to be uploaded must be combined in a single document. If you are viewing this posting from outside our system, access the employment page on our web site ( and search for this vacancy using the Job ID provided.

Required application materials must include a letter of application describing teaching and research interests, CV, publications (in pdf format), graduate school transcripts, and at least three letters of recommendation (see below). Material in the candidate’s possession should be uploaded to our job posting system. Other material, including confidential letters of recommendation, should be sent to Classical and Oriental Studies Search Committee, classicssearch2013 AT

For full consideration, all materials should be received by December 10, 2013. Initial interviews will be conducted at the Annual Meeting of the American Philological Association in Chicago, January 2-5, 2014.

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