Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish, Translation and Interpreting

The Department of Romance Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill is currently seeking applications for a Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish to contribute to a growing program in Translation and Interpreting. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching a 3/3 course load of courses in Spanish, Translation, and Interpreting and for participating in departmental service. Required minimum qualifications are: Ph.D. in Spanish, Hispanic studies or related field at time of employment, native or near-native proficiency in Spanish and English, record of teaching excellence at the university level, including a demonstrated or potential ability to teach students of diverse experiential and intellectual backgrounds. We especially seek candidates with training or prior experience in translation and interpreting, willingness to participate in curriculum development, and interest in or experience with service learning or community outreach. Candidates with proficiency in an additional language are also especially encouraged to apply.

To apply, please submit a CV, cover letter, teaching statement, and a statement about contributions to inclusion, diversity and equity at this link: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/239977.

At the time of application, candidates will also be required to identify the names, titles, and email addresses of at least three professional references. Recommenders identified by the applicant will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support. Alternatively, applicants may send letters directly from Interfolio to roms_search@unc.edu.

Appointment begins July 1, 2023. This is a 3-year appointment with benefits and the possibility for renewal.

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