Position Open: Assistant Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Yale University

The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Yale University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position of Assistant Professor, with an anticipated appointment start date of July 1, 2022.  The area of specialization is fully open and applicants from all subfields will be carefully considered.  Candidates with expertise in theater and performance studies, race and ethnicity studies, and gender and sexuality studies are particularly welcome to apply.  Responsibilities include teaching four courses per academic year and service to the department. The successful candidate will have native or near-native fluency in Russian.  We also invite applicants with strengths in other East European, Caucasian, or Central Asian languages.

The appointee must hold a PhD or equivalent degree in Slavic or another relevant field at time of hire.  We invite applications from qualified scholars from around the world. Applications should be addressed to Professor Edyta Bojanowska, Chair, and submitted by November 1, 2021, here.