Assistant or Associate Professor - Modern Hebrew Literature - Department of Comparative Literature
The Department of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for an
Assistant or Associate Professor in Modern Hebrew Literature, tenure track.
The successful candidate will have a rigorous grounding in modern Hebrew literature and culture, with additional
areas of specialization in one or more of the following: Biblical or medieval Hebrew literature; Yiddish or Ladino
literatures and cultures; Arabic, German, or other literatures of relevant comparative focus; critical approaches
such as gender theory, critical race theory, postcolonial theory, area studies, film and media studies, or
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: https://ofew.berkeley.edu/new-faculty
To apply, visit https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF03216