Assistant Professor in the Department of English

The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan.   

The College of Mount Saint Vincent is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English with a specialization in Early American or Ethnic American Literature for Fall 2017.


  • Must have the Ph.D. in English in hand by the start of the appointment in August, 2017
  • Must demonstrate a desire and ability to teach upper-division courses in English, first-year core writing courses at all levels, and help design, develop, and teach advanced core literature courses
  • Must have a strong student-centered focus and a commitment to undergraduate teaching, pedagogical excellence, and liberal arts education

Application Process
Please send your resume, cover letter, and a list of three references who can speak to your professional qualifications to

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.

College of Mount Saint Vincent is committed to provide equal opportunity, employment, and advancement opportunities to all individuals. The College of Mount Saint Vincent does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.