The Greek and Roman Studies program at the College of Humanities at Carleton University invites applications for a tenure track appointment in Greek and Roman Studies. The BA program in Greek and Roman Studies is housed in the College of the Humanities (

Subject to budgetary approval, this position is at the rank of Assistant Professor, and will commence July 1, 2009. Applicants should have a Ph.D. and record of demonstrated excellence in both teaching and research. The successful candidate will be expected to teach Greek and Latin at all levels, as well as courses in classical civilization. The candidate's area of specialization is open. Faculty members at Carleton are expected to participate in the life of the academic community, and to develop a program of research leading to significant peer-reviewed publications. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, the application of Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Carleton University is committed to equality of employment for women, aboriginal peoples, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. Persons from these groups are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants should provide a letter of application including a CV, sample of recent research, evidence of excellence in teaching, and the names of three referees. Three letters of reference should be sent under separate cover to:

Prof. Farhang Rajaee, Director
College of Humanities
Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6

Consideration of applications will begin October 30, 2008 and continue until the position is filled. For additional information on the program, the College, and the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please consult the following websites:;