The Department of Modern Languages at Saint Mary’s College invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Latin American and/or Latinx Literature and Culture. This is a Tenure-Track Position, which will begin in August of 2019. Field of Specialization: any area of Latin American and/or Latinx Literature and Culture. Successful candidates must be interested in and qualified to teach all levels of Spanish Language (in particular, Spanish for heritage-speakers) as well as advanced-level courses with an interdisciplinary approach to culture and literature. Teaching responsibilities include 3 courses per semester at all levels. The candidate should demonstrate excellence in undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts environment, scholarly promise, and a desire to engage with the mission of Saint Mary’s College. Applicants must possess native or near-native fluency in Spanish and have teaching experience. Candidates will hold a PhD in Spanish by August 2019 (ABD considered).
Candidates should send a letter of interest, CV, official copies of all graduate transcripts, evidence of teaching excellence, and three letters of reference (at least one should address teaching). Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to email@example.com. Alternatively, they can be mailed to the address below.
Umberto Taccheri, Chair Department of Modern Languages Regina Hall, Saint Mary’s College Notre Dame, IN 46556 – 5001
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews may be conducted at the MLA in Chicago.
Established in 1844, Saint Mary’s College, the nation’s premier Catholic Women’s college, was founded and is sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Cross. Saint Mary’s welcomes people of all faith traditions and is committed to increasing diversity (broadly defined) and actively promoting inclusivity.
Saint Mary's College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College's mission, Saint Mary's is committed to increasing its diversity at all levels--students, faculty, and staff--and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.
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About Saint Mary's College
Saint Mary’s College is an all-women’s Catholic institution located just north of South Bend, Indiana, on 100 acres of trees, gardens, and manicured lawns. It is fully accredited through the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association with more than 30 undergraduate majors, 4 graduate programs, and approximately 1,600 students. The tradition of empowering women through excellent academic programs and spiritual support began with its founding in 1844 by the Sisters of the Holy Cross. Saint Mary’s College has practiced its core values of learning, community, faith/spirituality, and justice for more than 170 years. The College continues to grow and prosper, with approximately 20,000 living alumnae.
Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its diversity at all levels—students, faculty, and staff—and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.