Full Time Faculty Positions at Koc University in Istanbul

Deadline: 18 December 2016
Open to: candidates with a research profile in European literature and culture or Greater Mediterranean literature
Position: full-time position at Koç University, Istanbul


The Department of English Language and Comparative Literature at Koç University invites applications for one or more full-time faculty positions (open rank) in literary and cultural studies, to begin September 2017.

Koç University is an internationally recognized, English instruction research university. The Department of English Language and Comparative Literature is expanding, and the successful candidate is expected to complement its existing strengths.

Junior appointments are at the level of assistant professor and initially for a franck muller replica period of three years with opportunities for renewal and advancement. The teaching load is two courses per semester, and the successful candidate will have an active research agenda and a deep commitment to undergraduate liberal arts education and teaching.


They seek candidates with a comparatist research profile in one of the following areas:

  • European literature and culture, post-1800; preference will be given to candidates with primary research expertise in German;
  • Greater Mediterranean literature and culture, period and expertise open.

How to Apply?

Applicants should submit the following documents electronically in PDF format to Ms. Zehra Tosun (ztosun@ku.edu.tr) with the subject line “ENCL position”: fmreplicawatch.biz

  • Application Cover Form;
  • Cover letter;
  • Curriculum vitaeWriting sample (no more than 30 pages);
  • Teaching Statement;
  • Sample course syllabi;
  • Three letters of reference.

The deadline for the application is December 18, 2016 .

Please direct any questions about the position to the search coordinator, Dr. Meliz Ergin (mergin@ku.edu.tr).

More information about the University and Department of English Language and Comparative Literature: www.ku.edu.tr

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