Assistant Professor of Spanish Studies

Santa Clara University in California

Deadline October 13, 2017
Date Posted August 7, 2017
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures of Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university, invites applicants for a tenure-track position (Assistant Professor) in Spanish (Latin American literary and cultural studies), with a specialization in areas such as postcolonialism, globalization, indigenous heritage and cultures, Afro-Hispanism, and migrant, exilic, or diasporic cultures. Required qualifications include: Ph.D. (in hand at time of application); evidence of at least two years of excellence in teaching, course design and program development in Spanish (evidenced by syllabi, evaluations of teaching, etc.); demonstrate evidence of a rigorous and sustainable research agenda. Job responsibilities include teaching, research and service. Application deadline: 10/13/17. Start date 9/1/18. For a more complete set of position requirements and responsibilities and to apply visit: 

Applications must be submitted through the electronic hiring portal and must include letter of application, C.V., graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, evidence of teaching excellence and a representative sample of scholarship, e.g. an in-press or published article, dissertation chapter, etc. AA/EEOC.

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