Academic Jobs Wiki

Wiki page for Academic Jobs in Anglophone & World Literature advertised during the 2022-2023 hiring season. This page is for jobs that begin in 2023.

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Please add jobs in the following format and order them alphabetically by institution.

===Example University (State/Province, Country). Position Title. === Specializations. Deadline. TT/NT. FT/PT. Link to Job ad(s). Updates:

Please mark the title of the position using Sub Heading 1 (in the Visual Editor) or three equals signs === both before and after the position title === in the Source Editor so that they are automatically added to the Table of Contents.

TT/NT: Tenure-track or Non-tenure track.

FT/PT: Full-Time or Part-Time

For the sake of user-friendliness, please do not add more detailed content of the job ad on this page. (This is a departure from previous years, when these pages tended to become difficult to navigate. The new guidelines are modeled on more user-friendly Academic Wiki pages serving other disciplines.)

Add updates to the end of each entry as they come in: Additional materials requested, video interview scheduled, campus visit scheduled, offer extended, offer accepted, rejection received.

Please post "Have you heard?" questions above, under Word on the Street.

See also Humanities and Social Sciences Postdocs 2022-2023.

Metropolitan State University (St. Paul, MN)- Assistant/Associate Professor of Literature (Global South) FT/ NT Fixed term (1 year, renewable up to 3 years)===[]

Job Ad:

University of Saint Andrews (Scotland, UK) - Lecturer (Associate Professor) of Comparative Literature (FT/Tenured) (Deadline: March 8th, 2023) Start: 1 August 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter.

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Jobs for 2023[]

===Example University (State/Province, Country): Position Title === Specializations. Deadline. TT/NT. FT/PT. Link to Job ad(s). Updates:

Loyola University Chicago - Assistant Professor in Modernist Fiction. TT. Open until filled.[]

Sent requests for LORs 12/21

United States Naval Academy - Assistant Professor working in Postcolonial /Global Anglophone Studies. Oct 3 & OUF.[]

Updates: Request for additional information- Oct 15 , anyone hear back about interview?

Interview Request 11/30

Interview 12/15

Concordia University Edmonton - Assistant Professor in twentieth or twenty-first century Global Anglophone literatures. Jan 15 & OUF.[]

Fairfield University - Assistant Professor in 20 and 21st Century Postcolonial Literature. Nov 11.[][1]

Any word on this one?

Writing Sample Request 12/6

Interview Request 12/16

Rejection sent 2/21

Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY): Assistant Professor (TT) in Postcolonial Literature in English. Oct 15.[]

Any updates?

Sent requests for LORs 11/1

Interview request 12/7

Campus Visits scheduled 1/23

University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA): Assistant Professor (TT) with expertise in Literature and Culture of the Global South. Oct 17.[]

Updates: Any news?

Interview request 11/21

Rejection 12/10

Campus visits have been scheduled (January 2023)

University of San Diego (San Diego, California, USA): Assistant Professor of English (TT). Transnational Literary and Cultural Studies. Oct 15.[]

Updates: Any news about this?

12/2 zoom interview invitation

Belmont University (Nashville, TN): Assistant Professor (TT) with expertise in non-Western/Postcolonial literature. Sep 30.[]


Initial Zoom Interviews sent, week of 10/11

Campus visits- November (I believe campus visits are over?)

University of Notre Dame (South Bend, IN): Assistant Professor in Global Anglophone Literature.[]

Rejection Sent: 11/10, 11/22

Request for more materials: 11/11

Anyone receive an interview request from this one?

Interview request: 12/8

Campus visits - late January

University of Connecticut (Waterbury Campus): Assistant Professor (TT). Anglophone literature. Nov 28.[]

Updates: Any news on this? The closing deadline was Nov. 14 or 15. When did they change that to Nov. 28??---> I recall it being Nov 28 originally.

Interview Request Dec 10

Any updates after the first round of interviews?

Word on the Street[]

Any news on any of the following, not listed above:

Binghamton - African Literature and Culture[]

City University of New York - Postcolonial/South Asian/Global[]

Interviews took place earlier this week.

Campus Visits Scheduled (Jan 2023)

California State University Fresno - World Literature[]

-Interview Request 12/16

-Campus visit invitation 1/26

Claremont McKenna - World/Postcolonial Literature[]

-Interview Request 11/21

-Have campus flyouts been scheduled? 12/16

-Also wondering if fly-outs have been scheduled! 1/28

Old Dominion University - Postcolonial Literature[]

- Interview took place this week.

-Campus visit invite 1/6

University of Rhode Island - English and Africana Studies[]

Any news on this?

University of Southern Mississippi - Modern Anglophone Poetry/Poetics[]

Interview request (1/18)

Utica University--Assistant Professor of British/World Literature[]

Any news about this position??? (3/7)

Seton Hall University - 20th Century British/Global Anglophone[]

Interview request (1/31)

Sarah Lawrence - Post-1800 Anglophone Literature[]

- Rejection sent 3/2

York University (Canada) - Literatures of the Global South[]

- Rejection sent 12/20

They requested letters by 1/6. Any word after that?

-Rejection after requesting LORs 2/2