Visiting Lecturer                  

The French and Francophone Department invites applications for a full-time visiting lecturer position in French language, literature, and culture for Fall 2021-Spring 2022 academic year. 

Specialization is open.  The teaching load of 6 courses per year includes language courses at all levels, and can include intermediate and advanced literature courses. Native or near-native fluency in French is required.  Minimum qualification is an M.A., but a Ph.D. is preferred.  We value the contributions visitors bring to our community and encourage their active engagement with their departments and all aspects of campus life during the course of their appointment. Visiting faculty are appointed as participating members of the faculty, but they may become voting members by request. Their presence is welcome at all faculty meetings. 

Connecticut College is a private, highly selective institution with a demonstrated commitment to outstanding faculty teaching and research. We recognize that intellectual vitality and diversity are inseparable. The College seeks creative scholars excited about working in a liberal arts setting, with its strong focus on engaged teaching, participation in shared governance, and active involvement in an institution-wide advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage applications from candidates who share this understanding of the faculty role and will contribute to the diversity of our college community, including members of historically underrepresented groups. AA/EEO

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should send a letter of application, CV, a statement describing teaching philosophy and research interests, and three letters of reference to Interfolio: Questions may be directed to James Austin (, Chair, French and Francophone Department, Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Ave., New London, CT, 06320.