Southern Methodist University — Tenured and Tenure Track Positions in the Humanities

Dedman College is accepting the following applications for tenured and tenured track positions in the Humanities to begin Fall 2018:

Assistant Professor of English (Digital Humanities) – Tenure Track (Position No. 00029414)
Education: Ph.D. in a field of literary studies
Application Due Date: November 1, 2017* to
Specialization:  Theoretical and practical understanding of the role of computing in the humanities, which could include the intellectual and cultural effects of text mining, quantitative analysis, visualization, and text and archive creation.

D.E. Hughes Endowed Chair and Professor of English – Tenured (Position No. 00050592)
Education: Ph.D. in English or related discipline
Application Due Date: November 1, 2017* to
Specialization:  Especially interested in expertise in British Literature, 1700-1900, experience in mentoring doctoral candidates, and a commitment to interdisciplinary research.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy– Tenure Track (Position No. 00050112)
Education:  Ph.D. in Philosophy or a related discipline
Application Due Date:  October 20, 2017* to
Specialization: Ethics, broadly construed to include theoretical and applied ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of law, along with related subfields.

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Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check. 

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*Applications will be accepted until appointment is filled