Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a one-year visiting position (sabbatical replacement) in French at the assistant professor or instructor level, to begin August, 2017. Native or near-native fluency required. The successful applicant will have a demonstrable record of teaching excellence and scholarly potential. Field of specialization in pre-1800 literature preferred, secondary field in French cultural studies and/or film desirable.
To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will be comprised of 1) a cover letter discussing the applicant's research and scholarship undertaken, its relevance to the field or discipline, and prior teaching experience; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) letters of reference from three (3) recommenders; and 4) an unofficial transcript. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon's employment website
Review of applications will begin November 15, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Skype interviews. Completed applications received by the November 15, 2016 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.
Kenyon College is a nationally prominent, private liberal arts college where academic excellence goes hand in hand with a strong sense of community and close relationships among students and professors.
Mortimer Martin Guiney
Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
Gambier, OH 43022 USA