Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

Hamilton, New York
May 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Colgate University invites applications for a position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish, beginning fall term 2017. Completion of Ph.D. is expected prior to or shortly after the date of hire. For this one-year position, the candidate should have a record of successful teaching in the Spanish language and a demonstrable ability to teach undergraduate courses in Peninsular 19th­-century literature. The successful candidate may be expected to participate in all-university programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum.

A letter of application, a vita, and three letters of recommendation must be submitted through Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities.  Candidates should describe in their cover letter or other statements how their teaching might support the university’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.  Review of applications will begin June 5, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at

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