Academic Jobs Wiki

Wiki page for Academic Jobs in English advertised during the 2021-2022 hiring season. This page is for jobs that start in 2022.

Next year's page: English Literature 2022-2023

Last year's page: English Literature 2020-2021

Best of luck to everyone! If a link is red the page has not yet been created for this year - anyone can create a page, so if you want one please get it started. The moderator will clean up and standardize the formatting once new pages are started.

Salary information for AY 2021-2022 available at English Lit Salaries 2021-2022.

Salary information from past job seasons available at English Lit Salaries 2020-2021, English Lit Salaries 2019-2020, etc.

You can add / view information about publishing in literary studies journals at Literary Studies Journals.

Please contribute to transparency in the academy by adding yourself and your advisors to the Literature Tree project.

See also: Humanities and Social Sciences Postdocs 2021-2022

British/Anglophone Literature[]

Medieval 2021-2022

Early Modern / Renaissance 2021-2022

Restoration / 18th Century British 2021-2022

Romanticism / Victorian / 19th Century British 2021-2022

Modern and Contemporary British 2021-2022

Anglophone and World Literature / Postcolonial 2021-2022

British Open 2021-2022

Irish, Scottish, or Welsh Literature 2021-2022

American/North American Literature[]

Early and 19th-Century American 2021-2022

20th and 21st-Century American 2021-2022

Ethnic Studies 2021-2022, including Asian American, Latino/a/x, Native American Literatures, etc.

African American Literature 2021-2022

American Open 2021-2022

North American Regional 2021-2022 (including U.S. South, American West, Canadian, Naval Literature, New England, etc.)

Generalist, Non-National Categories, & English-Adjacent Disciplines[]

Applied Linguistics/TESOL 2021-2022

Children's and Young Adult 2021-2022

Classics 2021-2022

Community Colleges 2021-2022

Comparative Literature 2021-2022

Creative Writing 2022

Critical Theory 2021-2022 (not to be confused with Philosophy 2021-2022)

English Education / Primary and Secondary Literacy 2021-2022

Environmental Literature 2021-2022

Ethnic Studies 2021-2022

Film Studies 2021-2022

Generalist and Open 2021-2022

Linguistics 2021-2022

New Media and Digital Humanities 2021-2022

Queer/Women's/Gender Studies 2021-2022

Rhetoric/Composition 2021-2022

Theater / Drama 2021-2022

Translation Studies 2021-2022