Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies

Job description

The Hispanic Studies Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2017.  We seek candidates who specialize in U.S. Latino literature and culture.  Participation in the Hamilton College Academic Year in Spain program is required.  Candidates must be fluent in Spanish and English, and must demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations.  We expect the successful candidate to contribute a course to an interdisciplinary program.  Your cover letter should address ways in which you raise issues of diversity in your teaching, scholarship, and/or service.  Candidates with ABD will be considered, although candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred.  Please submit materials (a letter of application, CV, and three letters of recommendation) via Interfolio at  Questions regarding the search may be directed to Professor Cecilia Hwangpo, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected]  Our review of applications will begin on November 15, 2016.  Interviews will be conducted at the MLA convention. Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York.  Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners).  Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community.  Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits.  Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.




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Posted: 8/31/2016
Application Due: 10/31/2016
Work Type: Full Time