The Department of Classics at The University of Winnipeg invites applications for a 12-month sessional in Classics at the rank of Assistant Professor. This appointment is effective July 1 or August 1, 2007 and is subject to budgetary approval. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The department’s current strengths are on the Greek side and we would especially encourage applicants with interests on the Roman side. Duties could include teaching undergraduate courses in Classical Civilization, Classical Art and Architecture, and Greek or Latin. Qualifications include a completed or nearly completed Ph.D. and a demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching, research and scholarship.

The University of Winnipeg is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons and persons with disabilities. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is initially directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

Interested applicants should send their curriculum vitae, along with three letters of reference to:

Dr. Craig Cooper
Chair, Department of Classics
University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB
R3B 2E9
c.cooper AT

Fax: (204) 774-4134

The deadline for applications is May 31, 2007.

Dr. Cooper will be at the Annual Meetings in St. John’s.