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Job: Assistant Professor, World Literatures (full-time continuing), Royal Military College (deadline: Nov 2 2017)

Assistant Professor, World Literatures

Full-time continuing position, Department of English, The Royal Military College of Canada
(Deadline: 2 November 2017)


The Department of English at the Royal Military College of Canada invites applications for a full-time continuing position in World Literatures; a secondary area of teaching expertise is an asset.  The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and, subject to budgetary approval, will begin August 2018.


Candidates must have a PhD in English, a strong record of research, and a demonstrated ability and interest in teaching at all undergraduate levels. The successful candidate will teach introductory English courses in the core program as well as senior courses in World Literatures while maintaining an active research record and contributing to the service needs of the department and the university.


Applicants must apply online to the Arts Inventory at the following link:  Complete applications, including curriculum vitae, teaching dossier, sample publications, letters of reference, and any additional relevant material should be sent to the following contact:; clearly indicate your applicant number and the selection process number 15-DND-EA-KGSTN-400201.


The deadline for applications is 2 November 2017.


The Royal Military College is a university offering undergraduate and graduate programmes in the humanities, sciences, and engineering to members of the Canadian Forces and civilians. The Department of English offers undergraduate degrees and is a vital contributor to the War Studies graduate programme, which grants degrees at the MA and PhD levels.  Kingston is a beautiful and historic city at the confluence of Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence River, and the Rideau Canal system. Close to Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal, Kingston offers a diverse array of local music, art, history, theatre and live entertainment that attracts thousands of tourists annually.


The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. As a result, it promotes employment equity and encourages candidates to indicate voluntarily on their application if they are a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group.


Any additional questions about the position and competition may be directed to the Head of the Department of English:


Dr. Huw Osborne, Head
Department of English
Royal Military College of Canada
613-541-6000 (6269)

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