Sor Juana Ins de la Cruz Chair

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DePaul University

DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.

Sor Juana Ins de la Cruz Chair

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Rank Professional Lecturer Tenure Status Term/Non Tenure Track



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Academic Year 2019-2020 Responsibilities
DePaul University invites applications for a visiting faculty position beginning September 2019.
The Sor Juana Ins de La Cruz Chair was established at DePaul University in 2001 in recognition of the many contributions that Latin American and Latina/o students, faculty and staff make to the university community. Previous Sor Juana Ins Chairs include Ana Castillo, Achy Obejas and Maria Hinojosa.
Candidates should have at least a Master's degree or equivalent qualifications to apply for this position. The selected candidate would teach four courses a year in the Latin American/Latino Studies Department and other relevant units at DePaul, as well as participate in special conferences and symposia. We seek to attract a leading figure in the areas of, although not limited to, journalism or arts and letters with a strong focus on Latin American and/or Latino/a studies. The successful candidate will be a committed public intellectual with a record of engagement with the Latina/o community.
Required Qualifications
The position is renewable for up to five years. DePaul University is a private institution with over 22,400 students, located in the heart of Chicago. The university is committed to a diverse faculty, and we particularly encourage minority applicants. We will begin to review applications on June 15th, 2019 and the position will remain open until filled. Interested candidates should submit all the required documents through DePaul's employment portal. Please note that the cover letter should discuss the candidate's teaching experience. For any questions, please contact Carolina Sternberg, [email protected]
https://las.depaul.edu/academics/latin-american-and-latino-studies/Pages/default.aspx
Preferred Qualifications Posting Number Full-time Faculty 287Posting Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions Summary

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  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Evaluations
  4. Reference Contact Info
  5. Writing Sample 1
  6. Writing Sample 2
  7. Syllabi
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    1. CV
    2. Cover Letter
    3. Teaching Evaluations
    4. Reference Contact Info
    5. Writing Sample 1
    6. Writing Sample 2
    7. Syllabi
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      Posted: 5/23/2019
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