A complete dossier includes a letter of application explaining your qualifications and teaching philosophy and a current CV.
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of Michigan invites applications for a Lecturer I for the 2019 Spring half-term. Appointment level will be 66.67%.
The successful candidate will teach a 3-credit course titled: Revolutions and Reproductive Labor: Reorganizing Care in Latin America during the 20th and 21st Centuries
Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree with a focus on Latin American Studies in a relevant field such as culture, literature, and politics. Teaching experience at the college/university level is preferred.
Preference will be given to candidates with strong social science background in Modern Literature, Politics, and Latin American studies.
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
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The deadline for applications is 04/21/2019.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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