Assistant Professor of Spanish and Creative Writing in Spanish

Hempstead, New York
Mar 13, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Hofstra University

Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

School of Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts

Assistant Professor of Spanish and Creative Writing in Spanish

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Hofstra University invites applications for an anticipated tenure-track Assistant Professor position to start in the fall of 2017.  The successful candidate will have a recognized record of published works of fiction in the Spanish language, a strong commitment to and experience in language teaching, as well as an earned doctorate in Latin American literature and culture.  Experience in teaching creative writing courses preferred. Please send CV, cover letter, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. MarĂ­a J. Anastasio, no later than April 8, 2017.

Hofstra University is the largest, private, liberal arts institutions on Long Island, NY. It is located 25 miles east of Manhattan and includes the following schools: Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Frank G. Zarb School of Business; Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine; Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies; The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication; School of Education; School of Health Professions and Human Services; Maurice A. Dean School of Law; and Honors College. There are about 500 full-time faculty members, approximately 6,900 full-time and part-time undergraduates. 2,900 graduate students, 800 law students and 350 medical students. For more information about the University please visit

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