Open rank in African American and/or African Diasporic Literature

The Department of English at Florida International University invites applicants for an open rank position (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor) in African American and/or American Diasporic Literature beginning Fall 2020.

Applicants should have a PhD in English, Comparative Literature or a related field in hand by August 2020. The successful candidate will have a 2/2 course load over nine months and will teach lower and upper-division undergraduate literature courses, in addition to teaching and advising master’s students.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to job opening ID 519320 at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach (1) an application letter and (2) a current CV in a single PDF. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three references who will be contacted upon as determined by the search committee.

Questions regarding the position may be e-mailed to Dr. Martha Schoolman, Chair of the Search Committee. Applications and required materials should be received by Nov. 1, 2019, to receive full consideration.