Assistant Professor (tenure track) position for English Program

Thursday, October 18, 2018

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan, invites applications for a full-time assistant professor (tenure track) position for its English program. Since 2014, LUMS has been offering a four-year bachelor’s degree in English. We have a vibrant faculty with diverse research interests and teaching portfolios covering areas such as Postcolonial Studies, British Literature, American Literature, Environmental Humanities, Women’s Studies and Creative Writing. Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in English at the time of appointment (Fall 2019), exhibit a clear vision for teaching, and show evidence of research. We are especially interested in applicants with specialization in digital humanities and literary theory.  The successful candidate will be required to teach undergraduate students, achieve high standards of research, serve on departmental/university committees and provide input towards the development of the English Major at LUMS.

Interested applicants should submit current curriculum vitae, and a cover letter along with names of three referees to Ms. Zofia Javed, English Program Coordinator, by December 31, 2018.
e-mail: zofia.javed@lums.edu.pk
Tel: 111-115-867 Ext: 2121

LUMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages underrepresented minorities and women to apply. More information LUMS can be found at www.lums.edu.pk