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Assistant Professor - Medieval French Studies Department of French
University of California Berkeley

Date Posted Aug. 18, 2021
Title Assistant Professor - Medieval French Studies Department of French
University University of California Berkeley
Berkeley, CA, United States
Application Deadline 11/1/2021
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • History - European
    Foreign Languages/Literatures

Assistant Professor - Medieval French Studies Department of French

The University of California, Berkeley, invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of French, with expertise in medieval literature, language, and culture. We seek a scholar with deep training, familiarity with recent developments in the field, and a capacious vision of the role of medieval studies in our department and beyond. Ability to conduct courses in French is required. Candidates should be able to teach at all levels, from graduate seminars to undergraduate survey courses. Evidence of the ability to conduct top-quality research is essential.

We encourage applications from individuals who will contribute to diversity in higher education and who show the potential to advance the department's goal of a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive scholarly environment.

The department is committed to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples and single parents. We are also interested in candidates who have had non-traditional career paths or who have taken time off for family reasons, or who have achieved excellence in careers outside academia. For information about potential relocation to Berkeley, or career needs of accompanying partners and spouses, please visit:

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