Post Doc - English (Chaucer) - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit Institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for a post doctoral position funded by the New Chaucer Society and the College of Arts and Sciences for the 2016-2017 year. The New Chaucer Society Fellow must have received the Ph.D. degree between January 1, 2013 and January 1, 2016 with a dissertation and a research project for the 2016-2017 in the Society’s areas of interest – Chaucer and his age. The New Chaucer Society Fellow will teach one undergraduate medieval course for the Department of English in the spring semester. In addition, the Fellow may be invited to offer an occasional workshop or seminar on his/her research project.

The term of the appointment is nine months, from September 1, 2016 through May 31, 2017. The Fellow is required to be in residence at SLU during this time. The fellowship carries a stipend of $50,000 plus health insurance and a budget of up to $1,000 toward moving expenses.

All applications must be made online at and include a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, dissertation abstract, statement of research plans, writing sample of 20-30 pages, and two letters of recommendation that comment specifically on the candidate’s research plans for 2016-2017.

Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employees (AA/EOE) ad encourages nominations of and applications from women and minorities.

Keyword Phrases

  • English
  • Post Doc - English (Chaucer)
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • English / Literature
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
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Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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