Assistant or Associate Professor
Department of English and Comparative Literature & UC Libraries
The University of Cincinnati invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in Digital Humanities with a specialization in Early Modern British Literature and Culture. This is a tenure-track position. Finalist must have PhD by August 14th, 2016. This is a joint appointment between the Department of English and Comparative Literature (the position’s tenure home) and the University of Cincinnati Libraries. Demonstrated excellence in research and teaching in literature, especially Shakespeare, required. Demonstrated track record incorporating digital methods and tools in humanities pedagogy and scholarship required. Strong collaborative skills essential.
The successful candidate will teach at least two courses in English annually, while providing joint leadership of a developing university-wide, inter-disciplinary Digital Humanities (DH) initiative organized by the Libraries, involving the supervision of postdoctoral fellows; the training of graduate students in digital research methods; the incorporation of DH into undergraduate and graduate curricula; and the pursuit of DH collaborations with library faculty and scholars across UC. For more specifics regarding Digital Humanities at UC, consult http://www.libraries.uc.edu/content/dam/libraries/docs/DH%20DS%20Collaborative%20Partnership%20Vision.pdf [pdf].
Interested and qualified candidates can apply on-line via the university's recruitment and hiring system located at https://jobs.uc.edu. Each candidate must complete the online application, attach a cover letter and attach their CV. Review of applications begins November 6, 2015 and the position will be open until filled. First-round interviews conducted via Skype.
The University of Cincinnati is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. We actively seek a broad spectrum of candidates including women, people of color, people with disabilities, and veterans.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Vet / Disabled.
REQ ID: 8065