This is a junior level, tenure-eligible position in early (medieval) literature. The faculty member would contribute to our course offerings in British and other early literature as well as our MA in English and interdisciplinary PhD in Media, Art, and Text. Through his or her scholarly activity the faculty member would make a substantive contribution to the discipline that reflects high standards in intellectual and professional engagement.
-Maintaining a research agenda with a record of publications, conference presentations, and other forms of research productivity.
-Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses as well as the opportunity to supervise MA and PhD theses.
-Serving on department and other committees, as appropriate.
-Must have PhD in hand by August 15, 2018.
-The successful candidate will be required to have an established research agenda and a clear potential for external funding, and potential for scholarship or creative expression to complement and expand existing expertise in the department.
The successful candidate will have a record of effective teaching.
Must demonstrate experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment, or show a commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
Interest in innovative or multidisciplinary approaches to teaching and research.
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