Job no: 500932
Department: Spanish & Portuguese
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Faculty
Status: Full Time
Assistant Professor - Spanish
Assistant Professor of Spanish (tenure-track) to teach a variety of courses, including the teaching of Spanish-language and/or culture at all levels (including graduate), maintain an active research agenda, advise students, and provide service to the department, division, and institution. Areas of specialization and research are open. Appointment begins August 14, 2023.
A Ph.D. in Spanish (language, literature, or culture) by date of appointment and native or near-native fluency in both Spanish and English.
Consideration may be given to candidates with innovative and interdisciplinary teaching and research profile; research and teaching interests related to intersectional diversity and/or pressing global issues within the context of Hispanic cultures are especially encouraged to apply; demonstrated teaching excellence.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a 1-page statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service. Department will request letters of recommendation from references listed in application. Inquiries may be directed to Stephen Sauer at [email protected].
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Date to Begin Screening Applicants:
Screening of applications will begin November 8, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.
A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.
For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact [email protected] or (513) 529-3560.
Advertised: 27 Sep 2022 Eastern Daylight Time