The Department of Classics at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a tenure-track position in Greek history and/or literature at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek a colleague whose interests and approaches will enhance existing faculty strengths and who will contribute to our program at all levels. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain a strong and productive program of research, to demonstrate excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching, to supervise graduate research, and to participate actively in service to the department, college, and university.

Applicants should at a minimum have a PhD in Classics or a related field (in hand or expected by August 2013), commitment to teaching excellence, and a clearly defined research agenda.

To apply, submit a letter of interest, a CV, a sample of recent scholarship, and three letters of recommendation to: [email protected] (subject heading: Search Committee); or by post to: Search Committee, Department of Classics, University of Texas at Austin, 2210 Speedway, C3400, Austin, TX 78712-1738.

To receive full consideration, complete applications must be received by November 15, 2012.

Inquiries may be sent to the Search Committee at either address. The University of Texas at Austin is an AA/EEO employer. Appointment is subject to budgetary approval; and a background check on the appointee is a state requirement. Further information about the Department is available on our website: