Tenure-Track Assoc./full Prof. of German
Position Title: Tenure-Track Associate or full Professor of German
Division/Department: KSAS/Modern Languages and Literatures
Position Time (Full Time or Part Time: Full Time
Position Location (city, state, zip): Baltimore, MD, 21218
Position Description:
The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at Johns Hopkins
University seeks to appoint at the rank of Associate or full Professor a scholar of
German with a distinguished research record, an international reputation, and
experience in program direction. The program in German is committed to the
philosophical exploration of literature from 1700 onward. The candidate should
have broad background in German thought and literature in a comparative and
interdisciplinary context and demonstrated specialization in the 18th and 19th
centuries. Desirable fields of expertise include: the relation of art and politics;
literature and science from the Enlightenment onward; and the German encounter
with Africa, Asia, and the Americas. Projected start date: July 1, 2022.
Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will
assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant. The Department of
Modern Languages and Literatures is committed to hiring candidates who, through
their research, teaching and service will contribute to the diversity and excellence
of the academic community.
A Ph.D. is required

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit via Interfolio ( https://apply.interfolio.com/98860 )a cover letter, c.v.,
2-3 letters of recommendation, and two samples of scholarly publications (article
or book chapter). Rather than supplying separate teaching and diversity statements,
candidates are invited to address these dimensions of their practice in the cover
letter. Committee review of materials will begin December 13, 2021.

Additional Information
Position Type: Employee
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Contact Information
Sandra Dioro Grant
[email protected]
Johns Hopkins University
3400 N. Charles St Gilman Hall 401
Baltimore, 21218