Assistant Professor – Medieval Latin Studies and Culture 1100-1300

University of Toronto

The Centre for Medieval Research (CMS) ( on the College of Toronto invitations purposes for a full-time tenure stream place in Medieval Latin Research and Tradition from 1100 to 1300. The appointment will probably be on the rank of Assistant Professor, with an anticipated begin date of July 1, 2024.

Candidates should have earned a PhD diploma in Medieval Research or a associated space by the point of appointment, or shortly thereafter, with a demonstrated report of excellence in analysis and instructing. We search candidates whose analysis and instructing pursuits complement and improve our current departmental strengths.

The place comes with instructing and repair allotted to the Undergraduate Program in Medieval Research at Saint Michael’s School (SMC).

The Centre for Medieval Research is the main analysis middle in North America devoted to the interdisciplinary examine of the languages and cultures that flourished through the Center Ages. The Centre consists of a scholar physique of roughly 60 college students, enrolled within the Grasp of Arts, the Physician of Philosophy and a number of other Collaborative Specializations, and an equal variety of distinguished school, most of whom are cross-appointed with varied departments. The Centre for Medieval Research presents alternatives for each graduate-level instructing and, because of its shut collaboration with this system in Mediaeval Research at Saint Michael’s School, for undergraduate-level instructing and supervision. As one of many main students within the subject, the profitable candidate will take part actively inside each of those applications and assist to advertise their collaboration and a consistency throughout the College of Toronto’s medieval research curriculum on a worldwide scale. The profitable candidate will even have the chance to take part in and improve established research-driven initiatives, such because the publication sequence Toronto Medieval Latin Texts, the Toronto Medieval Texts and Translations, the Journal of Medieval Research, the SMC One Boyle Seminar in Scripts and Tales, or The Different Sister analysis group.

By way of graduate instructing, the profitable candidate will probably be anticipated to contribute considerably to the Medieval Latin program (, which is this system of reference within the subject in North America and contains 4 ranges of instruction (Medieval Latin I and II, superior seminars, and N/CR summer season programs for learners), in addition to to the world of Manuscript Research and Textual Cultures (Paleography, Codicology, Diplomatics, and matter centered programs). By way of undergraduate instructing, the profitable candidate will probably be anticipated to develop and contribute foundational and upper-level programs within the undergraduate program in Mediaeval Research at Saint Michael’s School, in addition to to oversee senior essays and research-focussed scholar initiatives. By way of analysis, the profitable candidate will probably be anticipated to pursue modern and impartial analysis on the highest worldwide stage and to ascertain an impressive, aggressive, and externally funded analysis program within the areas of Medieval Latin Research and Manuscript Research and Textual Cultures. The profitable candidate will even be anticipated to contribute to the extremely interdisciplinary surroundings of CMS and SMC, particularly within the subject of social and mental historical past (e.g., historical past of training, drugs, preaching, or Mediterranean/world research).

Candidates should present proof of analysis excellence which could be demonstrated by a report of publications in top-ranked and subject related journals or forthcoming publications assembly excessive worldwide requirements, the submitted analysis assertion, shows at vital conferences, awards and accolades, and robust endorsements from referees of excessive standing.

Proof of excellence in instructing will probably be supplied by way of instructing accomplishments, the instructing file (with required supplies outlined beneath) submitted as a part of the appliance, in addition to sturdy letters of reference.

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All certified candidates are invited to use on-line by clicking the hyperlink beneath. Candidates should submit a canopy letter; a present curriculum vitae; a analysis assertion outlining present and future analysis pursuits; a latest writing pattern; and a instructing file to incorporate a powerful instructing assertion, pattern course supplies, and instructing evaluations.

Candidates should present the title and get in touch with info of three references. The College of Toronto’s recruiting software will robotically solicit and gather letters of reference from every after an software is submitted (this occurs in a single day). Candidates stay liable for making certain that references submit letters (on letterhead, dated and signed) by the cut-off date. Extra particulars on the automated reference letter assortment, together with timelines, can be found within the candidate FAQ.

Submission pointers could be discovered at Your CV and canopy letter ought to be uploaded into the devoted fields. Please mix extra software supplies into one or two recordsdata in PDF/MS Phrase format. If in case you have any questions on this place, please contact Prof. Elisa Brilli (Centre for Medieval Research, Director) at [email protected].

All software supplies, together with reference letters, have to be obtained by October 6, 2023.

All certified candidates are inspired to use; nonetheless, Canadians and everlasting residents will probably be given precedence.

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