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Department of History and Classical Studies

McGill University


Announcement of a Faculty Lecturer Replacement Position


The Department of History and Classical Studies seeks applications to fill a non-tenure track, one-year position of Faculty Lecturer, with teaching responsibilities in Latin language and classical studies. The successful applicant will be expected to teach seven courses. Six courses are fixed: in the Fall term, two sections of CLAS 210 Introductory Latin 1 and CLAS 203 Greek Mythology, a large introductory survey course; in the Winter term, two sections of CLAS 212 Introductory Latin 2 and one section of CLAS 312 Intermediate Latin 2. The seventh course will be taught in the Winter term, and will be chosen in consultation with the successful candidate.

 The one-year appointment commences September 1, 2016. Applicants should have a PhD in Classics or related discipline by the time of appointment. The salary is $50,000. Review of applications will begin by July 31, 2016. Applicants must fill out the online application form at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7405 and upload a letter of interest highlighting relevant teaching experience and expertise, a curriculum vitae, evidence of effectiveness in teaching, and the contact information for three references.

 McGill is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to its diversity. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  McGill University is an English language institution, but a working knowledge of French is an asset. The language of instruction is English.