Comparative Literature & Languages

  • Welcome, New Faculty!

    • …to Anne McKnight, Associate Professor of Japanese and Comparative Literature, and Kyle Khellaf, Assistant Professor of Classics and Comparative Literature.
  • Congratulations and welcome back!

    • …to Comparative Literature Ph.D. Students Iliana Cuellar and Vlad Sirbu, who received Departmental scholarships for intensive language study (French and German) this past summer.

Apply to our Ph.D. Program in Comparative Literature

The application period for our Ph.D Program in Comparative Literature is open. Priority will be given to students whose completed applications are received by December 8, 2019; the official deadline for admission for Fall 2020 is January 5, 2020.

To apply please click here.

Part-Time Lecturer Position in Japanese Language

The Department of Comparative Literature and Languages at the University of California, Riverside, seeks a part-time Japanese language lecturer to teach JPN 110 (Advanced Reading in Japanese) in Winter Quarter 2020, pending enrollment and funding.

Winter Quarter begins January 2, 2020. The first day of classes is January 6; the last day of classes is March 13, 2020. Winter Quarter ends March 20, 2020.

Minimum requirements are an M.A. or higher in Japanese or a related field. Priority will be given to candidates with experience in teaching Japanese at American universities.

Apply by November 28, 2019 to ensure full consideration.

A link is here: https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/JPF01215

Part-Time Lecturer Position in Chinese Language

The Department of Comparative Literature and Languages at the University of California, Riverside, seeks part-time Chinese language lecturers to teach one section of Chinese 2 (First-year Chinese) and two sections of Chinese 3 (First-year Chinese) in Spring quarter 2020, pending enrollment and funding.

Spring Quarter instruction begins March 30, 2020 and ends June 12, 2020.

Minimum requirements are an M.A. or higher in Chinese or a related field. Priority will be given to candidates with substantial experience in teaching Chinese language at American universities.

Apply by November 24, 2019, to ensure full consideration.

A link is here: https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/JPF01204