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Tenure Track Assistant Professor Faculty Position in Literature, Media and Culture, Primary Specialization in Ecocriticism and Ecoliterature

The Florida State University English Department invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship specializing in Ecoliterature and Ecocriticism, to begin Fall 2022. Expertise in environmental justice, climate justice, indigenous rights, ecofeminism, and sustainability theory especially welcome. Doctoral degree or the highest degree appropriate from an accredited institution in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.  (ABD candidates should anticipate their degree being conferred no later than August 2022.)

FSU is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus community that welcomes all faculty, staff, and students. In keeping with this commitment, we strive to promote a climate and culture that is inclusive of all and celebrates our differences, including but not limited to race, ethnicity, gender identity, religion, ability, and national origin.  We strongly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented groups and those who have a demonstrated commitment to fostering and promoting the values of diversity and inclusion.  FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at

Teaching assignment four courses per academic year. Competitive salary.

Deadline for applications is November 1st.  Initial interviews will be by Zoom.  We hope to bring finalists to campus in early 2022.  Apply at, Job Opening #49889.  A cover letter and dossier (CV, diversity statement, teaching philosophy, evidence of effective teaching, and writing sample) should be included. Three letters of recommendation should be requested via the FSU system.  Email correspondence should be directed to,  Subject Line:  “EcoCrit Search”. An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at: