The Department of English and Film Studies is dedicated to teaching and learning, research, and service in three core areas more >>


  1. EFS Professor Harvey Quamen: Computers as Language Machines

    In his upcoming F.M. Salter Lecture on Language, Prof. Harvey Quamen wonders what would happen if computers relied on text, not numbers.

  2. Lucie Moussu

    Writing Opens Many Doors

    Centre for Writers Director and Associate Professor in EFS Lucie Moussu shares the joy of supporting students.

  3. Arts Work Experience Intern Joshua Hillaby Writes His Second Blog!

    Josh Hillaby is a fourth-year Arts student majoring in English. He is currently interning at the University’s Office of the Student Ombuds through the Arts Work Experience Program (AWE).

  4. Open Minds

    UAlberta Open Minds Event Showcases Diversity of Social Science and Humanities Research

    Nine SSHRC researchers from varied disciplines (including EFS Prof. Keavy Martin) shared their innovative and thoughtful research at annual lecture.

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EFS invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Media Culture and History, to begin  1 July 2016. Please follow the link for more information: Competition No. - A110426792

The University of Alberta offers two postdoctoral fellowships:
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship and the Grant Notley Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship.
To find out more information and/or apply, please see the Postdoctoral Fellowship website and follow all instructions found here.

The EFS deadline for submission of full applications to the Chair's office is Mon, Nov 30, 2015.

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