Lecturer, Princeton University

The Department of Comparative Literature at Princeton University seeks to appoint Lecturers to teach courses in early modern (fourteenth to seventeenth century European) and modern (nineteenth and twentieth century European) literature, media, and text-based culture. Responsibilities include teaching courses and/or precept sections, grading student work, and holding weekly office hours. Enrichment activities such as field trips, film screenings, and the invitation of speakers from other disciplines or from outside the University will be encouraged. Appointment duty time is subject to enrollments, and any positions may be for the Fall 2023 and/or Spring 2024 semesters, depending on departmental need. PhD required. Please submit a cover letter which includes a detailed course proposal, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching experience, and names and contact information for three references. No letters of recommendation are required at this time. Due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Candidates should apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/29982. These positions are subject to the University’s background check policy.

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