The Department of Classics at Yale University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in the field of Greek Literature, beginning July 1, 2008. Applicants should have the PhD in hand by that date. Candidates should be prepared to teach a wide range of language, literature, and civilization courses at all levels, from beginning Greek to the seminars in the Graduate Program.

Applications, including a curriculum vitae, letters of reference from three referees, and a sample of work of no more than 20 pages, should be addressed to Professor Egbert J. Bakker, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Classics, Yale University, 344 College Street, P.O. Box 208266, New Haven, Connecticut 06520-8266. Review of applications will begin November 15, 2007, and the Department will interview short-listed candidates at the APA meeting in Chicago in January 2008.

Yale University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.