Visiting Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies

Location
Clinton, New York
Posted
Feb 23, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Hispanic Studies Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a two-year visiting position at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2017.  We seek candidates who specialize in Latin American literature and culture.  Candidates must be fluent in Spanish and English, and must demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations.  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 apply.interfolio.com/40786.  Questions regarding the search may be directed to Professor Jessica Burke, Search Committee Chair, at jnburke@hamilton.edu.  Our review of applications will begin on March 15, 2017.  Interviews will be conducted via Skype; finalists will be invited to campus.

Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) 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 www.upstatenyherc.org, as well as additional information at http://bit.ly/1tAtCaB (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.