Russian literature and culture, Assistant Professor, tenure-track.
Specialization in nineteenth-century Russian literature, Ph.D. or ABD in Slavic Languages & Literatures or in Comparative Literature (with emphasis on Russian literature) expected by start date of appointment; capacity to teach the entire 19th century (both Romanticism and Realism) in the undergraduate and graduate curriculum of a PhD-granting department; strong program of research; native or near-native language ability in both Russian and English.
Interdisciplinary interests and ability to integrate art, cinema, theatre, and/or culture into teaching; interest in collaborative teaching and research; interest in digital scholarship; grant-writing experience.
Address on-line application to Marc L. Greenberg, Chair, Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Kansas.
To apply, go to https://jobs.ku.edu, search for position 00003449, and upload letter of application, c.v., and a list of 3 references with street and e-mail addresses.
Initial review of completed applications begins November 1, 2010 and continues as long as needed to identify a qualified pool. Priority will be given to complete applications received by November 1, 2010. The successful candidate for the position must be eligible to work in the U.S. prior to the start of the appointment.