Assistant Professor(s) of Spanish
- Location details
- Williamsport, PA
- Position type
- Professor, Assistant
- Organization type
- 4-year college or university
- Cultural studies, Language teaching
- Employment category
- Tenure Status
- Tenure or tenure track
The department of Modern Language Studies at Lycoming College invites applications for two complementary full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professors of Spanish beginning Fall 2021. We are looking for specialists in 20th/21st century Latin American literatures and cultures. Expertise in Mexico, Caribbean Studies, or Southern Cone preferred. We are interested in candidates whose work incorporates, race, gender, border studies, and/or visual cultures, as well as those with experience working with heritage speakers. As part of their 3-3 teaching load, candidates should be prepared to teach language courses, introductory courses, courses on literature and culture, and advanced courses in their field of specialization.
Required Experience and Qualifications: Ph.D. required. Native or near-native fluency as well as demonstrated teaching competency in Spanish required. The ideal candidate will have sustained living experience in a Spanish-speaking country, evidence of excellence in undergraduate teaching, a serious commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts environment, and evidence of potential for related scholarship.
To Apply: Applicants should submit a CV and; unofficial transcripts through our employment opportunities webpage. Three letters of recommendation (at least one letter should address teaching experience) may be emailed to email@example.com or sent through the postal mail system to:
Attention: Missy Cashner, Human Resources Generalist
One College Place, Campus Box 861
Williamsport, PA 17701
Review of applications will begin on October 1 and continue until the positions are filled. Post offer pre-employment drug screens will be conducted.