The Department of Classics at the University of Washington seeks to appoint a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor to research and teach Roman history in a global context, which might involve empire studies, citizenship, reception, comparative approaches, post-colonial approaches, or migration and mobility.
The successful applicant will
- teach graduate-level courses on Roman history/historiography and related topics
- work effectively with diverse student and community populations, including mentoring undergraduates and graduates with various backgrounds
- teach undergraduate lecture courses and seminars designed for broad student interest
- teach Latin or Greek at all levels (undergraduate and graduate)
- contribute to the diversity, equity, and inclusion commitments of the Department, University, and/or field
- be expected to maintain an active research agenda with promise of a monograph and peer-reviewed publications
- strengthen connections or make new connections between the Department and other units across the University
The appointment begins September 16, 2024 and is a full-time (100% FTE) position with a 9-month service period. UW faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. A typical teaching load consists of five courses over three quarters.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in Classics, or a related field, in hand at the time of appointment. Those who are ABD will also be considered.