Assistant Professor of French – French Medieval Literature and Culture

The Department of French and Italian at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites applications for a tenure-track position in the teaching of French medieval literature and culture, starting August 26, 2013. ( Ph.D. required prior to start of appointment. Participation in undergraduate curricular design, and teaching at the graduate and undergraduate level will be included in the position. Additional interests in religious studies and/or connections to the Islamic world are welcome. Candidates should have native or near-native fluency in French, demonstrated scholarly promise and proven commitment to excellence in teaching.

Send letter of interest, CV, three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample to:
French Search Committee (PVL # 74878- Miernowski)
Department of French and Italian
University of Wisconsin-Madison
618 Van Hise
1220 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706.

Review of materials will commence upon receipt. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by December 1, 2012.

Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding applicants and nominees must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A background check will be required prior to start of employment.

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

Responsable : Jan Miernowski