Lecturer in English (Twentieth-century and/or Contemporary Fiction)

SCRIPPS COLLEGE
CLAREMONT, CALIFORNIA 91711
LECTURER IN ENGLISH
SPRING 2024


Scripps College, a women's liberal arts college with a strong interdisciplinary tradition, invites applications for a lecturer of English with a specialization in contemporary and/or twentieth-century fiction to teach two classes in Spring 2024. Candidates who can teach classes in African American fiction, Asian American fiction, Native American and Indigenous Fiction, or postcolonial fiction are especially encouraged to apply. PhD by start date is preferred but ABD candidates will be considered.

Applicants should submit the following materials online at http://apply.interfolio.com/131803 . cover letter, CV, and the names of three references. Letters of recommendation will be requested for short-listed candidates. The salary for this position will range from $16,200 to $18,000 and will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to internal equity, experience, education, specialty, and training. For matters other than the submission of materials, contact Professor Thomas Koenigs, Chair of English at tkoenigs@scrippscollege.edu . Review of applications will begin October 15th and continue until the position is filled.

Scripps College is one of seven members of The Claremont Colleges consortium located 35 miles east of Los Angeles. In keeping with its ongoing commitment to build and support a diverse and equitable academic community, Scripps College actively encourages applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups. Preference will be given to applicants committed to improving higher education for underrepresented students.