Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies (linguistics)

Charleston, SC
Mar 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Position Description


Assistant Professor of Spanish at the College of Charleston (Charleston, SC), specialty in Second Language Acquisition or Spanish as a first/heritage Language. Colleague will teach undergraduates at all levels, with possibilities for occasional general linguistics in the Interdisciplinary Linguistics Minor Program and both Spanish and general linguistics in the M. Ed. program. 3/3 course load. Additional duties may include, but are not restricted to, participating in department and college functions; advising students and clubs; occasional directing of summer and semester study programs in Spain and Hispanic America. Ph.D. in Spanish, Linguistics, Hispanic Studies or a related field, or a foreign equivalent degree, one (1) year of collegiate teaching experience in Spanish language courses, and a coherent and cohesive research program with promise for future production is required. A strong command of Spanish and English fluency with advanced level proficiency is required.

The position begins August 2017, full benefits and competitive salary. We seek an enthusiastic teacher dedicated to teaching and working with undergraduates in our large Spanish program.

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Please submit the following documents: (1) letter of application detailing experience and preparation; (2) CV; (3) three recent letters of recommendation; (4) unofficial transcripts via Interfolio. Applications are not submitted here on Applicant Contact: Dr. Emily S. Beck. Must be received by December 16 , 2016. Incomplete applications and those received after the deadline will not be considered. Interviews conducted from Charleston via Skype.

To learn more about the College of Charleston, visit our web-page at; for Hispanic Studies, visit


Position Type Tenure-track

School/Area School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs

Department Hispanic Studies

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ATTENTION : Please apply at

(Please copy and paste the link above to apply via Interfolio. Applications are not submitted here on


Posting Date 11/09/2016

Closing Date 12/17/2016

Open Until Filled? Yes

Posting Number F2016040P

EEO Statement


The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.


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