Morehouse College is an independent four-year fully accredited historically black liberal arts college for men located in Atlanta, Georgia, the cultural and economic center of the South. The 55-acre campus forms part of the Atlanta University Center (AUC), the largest private educational complex with a predominantly African-American enrollment in the world.
Position: Assistant Professor, American Literature
Morehouse College seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as assistant professor of English with a specialty in American Literature and subspecialties in Cultural Studies and Cultural Theory, beginning August 2014. Qualifications include a Ph.D. in American Literature and additional expertise in Cultural Studies, and Literary and Cultural Theory. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in area(s) of specialty and also in general education. Scholarship is an on-going requisite. Candidates with leadership abilities and college-level teaching experience are preferred. Additionally, the candidate will be expected to participate in college and department committee work and service
To guarantee consideration, application materials must be postmarked by March 31, 2014. Candidates should send a letter of application that addresses their teaching philosophy, scholarship activity, and professional strengths relative to the requirements of the position cited above. The application package should also include current curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a list of references, and official college transcripts of graduate and undergraduate education.
Send all application materials to Dr. Consuella Bennett, Search Committee Chair, Department of English, Morehouse College, 830 Westview Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30314-3773.
Morehouse College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees based on age, race, color, religion, or national origin.