Canadian Classical Bulletin/Bulletin canadien des études anciennes    (ISSN 1198-9149)
Volume 12.9.1 (2006 05 17)
Editors/Redacteurs: J. W. Geyssen (University of New Brunswick) & J. R. Porter (University of Saskatchewan)     <

Published by the Classical Association of Canada/ Publié par la société canadienne des études classiques

President: Martin Cropp (University of Calgary) <>
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Contents of CCB/BCEA 12.9.1 (2006 05 17)                                           Return to CCB Archive   /   BCÉA Archives
        1. Positions Available
                     (Robert Welch University)
        2. Conference Announcements
                     (Troy and the European Imagination)

Positions Available

From: Lisa St. Louis

Robert Welch University

       [Note: The following ad is reprinted from CCB/BCEA 12.9, with added information.]

Robert Welch University, an online university in Appleton, Wisconsin, is seeking several qualified instructors of Classical Languages and Classical Studies to join its faculty of nearly 20 distinguished adjunct professors. The university is proud of its conservative values and its commitment to providing a traditional Liberal Arts education.

Students in the Associate's Degree program in Liberal Arts take two introductory courses in Latin, Greek or Biblical Hebrew and two Western Civilization courses. Classical Studies courses and higher levels of the language courses are available as electives.

RWU is now preparing a 4-year BA program in Liberal Arts with specialization in Latin or Classical Studies. A program with specialization in Ancient Greek is being considered for the future.

All teaching assignments will be based upon the interests and experience of the instructor.

Candidates should be willing to teach a variety of courses from the list below:
Applicants should hold a PhD and be comfortable with the technology required for online teaching. ABDs will be considered only if the applicant has exceptional qualifications and can demonstrate substantial progress toward the completion of the doctorate. Applicants are invited to explore our website to become acquainted with RWU's core values and mission. There is no closing date as RWU accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

The Dean of RWU, Dr. Lisa St. Louis, will be attending the annual meeting of the CAC and will be pleased to meet with any prospective applicants.

Please submit CV and letter of application to:

Dr. Lisa St. Louis
Dean of Arts and Science and Full Professor of Classics
Robert Welch University
2 Systems Drive
Appleton, WI   54914
Tel. 920-733-5000

Conference Announcements

From: R.L.H. Fowler
Troy and the European Imagination

An interdisciplinary conference on 'Troy and the European Imagination,' sponsored by the Bristol Institute for Research in the Humanities and Arts, will take place in Bristol from July 7th to 9th. It ranges from the C11th to the C19th, and includes discussion of foundation myths, political exploitation of the legend, heroes and heroines, and representations in art. Among the speakers are scholars from America, Australia, Italy, and Spain. For details please see

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