The Department of French at Yale University intends to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor beginning July 1, 2016 in Francophone literature and culture with a focus on Maghreb/Beur/ Immigration Studies. Candidates should demonstrate a capacity for original scholarship and a strong commitment to energetic and innovative teaching; the Ph.D. and native or near-native command of French are required. Knowledge of Arabic is desired. 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. To apply, please submit CV, complete dossier (including academic transcripts, at least three letters of recommendation, and a statement of research interests), and a twenty-page writing sample online at; review of applications will begin Friday, November 13, 20015.