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DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
The Department of English, Laurentian University invites applications
for a renewable probationary appointment (tenure-track) at the rank of
Assistant or Associate Professor, tenable from 1 July 1999, subject to
budgetary approval. The Department wishes to appoint a person who will
complement its existing strengths, and is especially interested in
candidates who can contribute to Film Studies. Secondary interests in
Eighteenth and/or Nineteenth Century Studies, or in Rhetoric and
Composition, would be advantageous. A doctorate and indications of
research achievement and potential are required. Rank and salary
with experience, and subject to the University's Collective Agreement.
Current base salary (under negotiation) for Assistant and Associate
ranks are $43,255 and $53,757 respectively. Applicants should submit a
curriculum vitae and arrange for three referees to write directly to:
Professor J.A. Riddell, Chair, Department of English, Laurentian
University, Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 2C6.
Fax: 705-675-4780. Phone: 705-675-1151.
While the language of instruction is English, Laurentian University has
requirement of passive bilingualism (English/French) as a condition of
tenure. The University
offers free second language courses to its employees. In accordance with
Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed first
to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Laurentian University is
committed to equity in employment and encourages applications from all
qualified applicants, including women, aboriginal peoples, members of
visible minorities and persons with disabilities. The closing date for
applications is May 28, 1999.