UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO
UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO MISSISSAUGA
Assistant Professor - Early Modern Literature
The Department of English and Drama at the University of Toronto
Mississauga (UTM) invites
applications for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant
Professor in Sixteenth-Century and
Early Seventeenth-Century English Literature, starting on July 1, 2013.
We would be particularly
interested in colleagues with research interests including, but not
limited to, Book History, Poetics,
Queer Studies, and/or Tudor Studies.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in English and be prepared to teach early
modern literature of all genres,
with a particular focus on poetry and prose. Clear evidence of
excellence in both research and teaching
is required; a significant publication record would be advantageous. The
successful candidate will also
become a full member of the Graduate Department of English, which
consists of faculty from the
University´s three campuses (UTM, U of T Scarborough, and U of T St.
George). Duties will consist of
research; the supervision of PhD dissertations; and teaching
undergraduate courses at the Mississauga
campus and graduate classes at the St. George campus. Salary will be
commensurate with qualifications
UTM is part of the tri-campus University of Toronto, a
research-intensive institution with a strong
interdisciplinary commitment, a multicultural student body, a wide range
of collaborative programs
and institutes, and one of the largest library systems in North America.
The University offers the
opportunity to conduct research, teach, and live in one of the most
diverse cities in the world.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply by following the link
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching
dossier (including a statement of
teaching philosophy), a statement outlining current and future research
interests, and ONE writing
sample of scholarly work of not more than 25 pages. If you have
questions about this position, please
contact firstname.lastname@example.org. All application materials should be
submitted online. The U of T
application system can accommodate up to five attachments (10 MB) per
candidate profile; please
combine attachments into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format.
Submission guidelines can be
found at http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.
Applicants should also arrange for graduate transcripts and at least
three letters of reference (or a
dossier) to be sent via email (on letterhead, signed, and scanned)
directly to the department, at
email@example.com. The deadline for applications is November 2, 2012.
For further information on the UTM Department of English and Drama and
on the tri-campus
Graduate Department of English, see