Acad. Job: Assistant Professor/Associate Professor (Tenure-track or Tenured) in Russian Literature and Culture (Columbia University)

Deadline: October 21, 2022; Open Until Filled

The Department of Slavic Languages at Columbia University invites applications for a position in Russian literature and culture, with a specialization in the nineteenth century; additional periods (especially the early twentieth century) and fields are welcome, as is work that is comparative, interdisciplinary, and theoretically engaged. Applicants should have energy, vision, and commitment, and are expected to excel in scholarship, teaching, and service. The position is open to applicants at the rank of Assistant Professor, untenured Associate Professor, or tenured Associate Professor; candidates at the Associate Professor level are preferred.



Application Instructions

All applications must be made through Columbia University’s Academic Search and Recruiting system (ASR/Interfolio) at this link:

Please upload the following materials:
–Cover letter
–Teaching statement
–Research Statement
–Diversity Statement (addressing past and/ or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion through teaching, professional activity, and/ or service)
–Two article-length, representative publications
–Names and contact information of three references. (Recommenders should submit confidential letters of recommendations through ASR/Interfolio).

Review of applications will begin on October 21 and continue until the position is filled.

Preliminary interviews will take place over Zoom.

Please address questions to John Lacqua, the Director of Academic Administration in the Department of Slavic Languages (