Assistant Professor of French (CLOSED)

The Department of French at Yale University intends to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor beginning July 1, 2014. The field of specialization is open and all periods and approaches will be seriously considered including those already covered in the department. Candidates should demonstrate a capacity for original scholarship, a strong commitment to energetic and innovative teaching, and have completed the Ph.D. or its equivalent by June 2014. Native or near-native command of French is required. Yale University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Yale values diversity in its students, faculty, and staff and strongly encourages applications from underrepresented minorities and women. Please submit your application online at . Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests, a twenty-page writing sample, and at least three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on October 28, 2013.