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Job Opportunity at the University of Manitoba

The Department of English, Film, and Theatre at the University of Manitoba invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, with specialization in British Literature from 1640-1750. Responsibilities will include maintaining a productive research program, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, supervising graduate students,
and fulfilling service-related duties. The appointment will begin on 1 July 2013, or soon thereafter.

The successful candidate will have a PhD by the time of appointment and must have demonstrated excellence in both teaching and research. The starting salary will reflect the qualifications and experience of the chosen candidate, as well as the fact that this is an entry-level position.

The University of Manitoba encourages applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Information about the Department and the University can be obtained from the web page: http:/
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Applications for this position must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching
dossier, and a sample of scholarly writing, as well as original transcripts of all graduate work,
and three confidential letters of reference to be forwarded under separate cover or in an official
dossier. Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with
the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba).

All materials should arrive no later than 30 November 2012 and be sent to:

Professor Arlene Young, Chair
Search Advisory Committee
Department of English, Film, and Theatre
626 Fletcher Argue Building
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3T 5V5