Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Assistant Professor - French

Vacancy #13F004
Position #2560

The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at the University of North Carolina Wilmington invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Francophone studies, with a specialization in the Maghreb or the Francophone Mediterranean, beginning August 2013.

The teaching load is 3/3 and includes language, literature, and culture courses at all undergraduate levels offered by a dynamic and growing French Section. Applicants must have successful college-level teaching experience and a strong interest in curriculum development. An active research agenda is essential and contributions to university service will be expected. The position requires native or near-native proficiency in French and English; native or near-native fluency in Arabic preferred. A Ph.D. in French or equivalent foreign degree must be in hand by August 2013.

To apply, please complete the online application at A letter of application addressed to Pascale Barthe, Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures, and a curriculum vitae should be attached to the online application – not e-mailed, mailed or faxed. Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF attachments are required. Three letters of recommendation and graduate level transcripts must be sent directly to Pascale Barthe, Chair of the French Search Committee, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, 601 S. College Rd. Wilmington, NC 28403-5954.  Questions concerning the position should be directed to Pascale Barthe at All application materials should be entered into Consensus and mailed items postmarked by November 10, 2012.

We will hold interviews at MLA.

UNCW actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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