Professor of English (Level E) position at the ANU

The ANU is hiring a full professor in English (any field); download the attached for more information:

Professor of English Position[1]

Professor of English
Job no: 531837
Work type: Continuing
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Academic
Classification: Academic Level E
Salary package: $176,614 – $187,079 per annum plus 17% super
Terms: Full Time, Continuing
The English program, housed in the School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics, is a dynamic area with expertise ranging across British, Irish, American and Australian literature; literary history and theory; screen studies and digital humanities; theatre studies; and creative writing. Our research underpins a vibrant undergraduate teaching program and fosters a thriving community of graduate students.

Position overview
The successful candidate will be an outstanding scholar and educator with expertise in any area of literary studies from the post-medieval period to the present. The position will facilitate links and partnerships across the University, as well as nationally and internationally. The position represents a unique opportunity to contribute to and enhance an ambitious, future-focused program within a vibrant university with a strong international ranking.

The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is one of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 57 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and three ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 270 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.

For further information please contact: Dr Kate Mitchell T: +61 2 6125 9517 E: