The Department of Classics at Brock University invites applications for a 10-month Limited-Term Appointment in Classics at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor starting August 1st 2007.

The candidate must have the PhD in Classics (or closely related field) in hand or near completion. The courses to be taught include Greek and/or Latin at the introductory level and literature courses in translation.

The Department of Classics at Brock boasts ten permanent faculty members and has a vibrant undergraduate program and a new M.A. program.

Review of applications will commence on Tuesday 15 May and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of application accompanied by a curriculum vitae and evidence of teaching competence, and should arrange for the submission of three letters of reference. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The position is subject to final budgetary approval. Applications should be sent to:

Professor Michael Carter
Chair of the Hiring Committee
Department of Classics
Brock University
St Catharines, ON L2S 3A1

Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at and include the completed form with their application.

More information about Brock University can be found on the university’s website (; information about the Department of Classics can be found on the department’s website (