The Department of Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies (CLST) at Loyola Marymount University invites applications for a one-year, visiting assistant professor position to begin August 15, 2022. This is a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure-track position.
We seek applicants with a Ph.D. in an appropriate interdisciplinary field such as ethnic or Chicana/o studies, or in the humanities or social sciences, with a demonstrated ability to teach the Introduction to Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies as well as at the upper-division course level.
The one-year teaching load for visiting assistant professors is six courses (three courses/semester), with an expectation to advise students of diverse populations on their academic and professional aspirations, and other department service as needed (e.g., department-level committee work). Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to quality, engaging undergraduate liberal arts teaching.
To apply, please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and one letter of recommendation. Final application deadline June 1, 2022.
Application materials (in pdf format) should be uploaded along with the application via the LMU job portal. Workday has a limitation on the number of documents an applicant can upload (5 documents) as well as size limitation (5 MB). Documentation that exceeds the above referenced Workday limitation can be emailed to Prof. Mah y Busch at firstname.lastname@example.org. The letter of recommendation can be submitted by the recommender directly to Prof. Juan Mah y Busch, Search Committee Chair at email@example.com.