There is a competition open for an tenure-track Assistant Professor in Black Anglophone Literature. The position is in the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus. Competition closes January 16, 2021. A short description is posted below, please visit the job add for more information.
Black Anglophone Literature
The Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies (FCCS) at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus in Kelowna invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor (research stream) position in Black Anglophone Literature. Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas would be an asset: Black transatlantic studies; Black Indigenous literatures; relevant national literatures (e.g., Caribbean, African, American, and/or Canadian); concepts of place and location; early modern literature; 18th-century literature; modernism; speculative fiction; electronic literature; Afro-futurism; environmental literatures; and life-writing. The position will be held in the Department of English and Cultural Studies and will begin on July 1, 2021.