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The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts at the University of Michigan seeks applicants for a LEO Lecturer I position to teach three upper level classes in Spanish and/or Latin-American literature and film during the Fall 2019 term. The anticipated effort for this position is 100%.
Applicants will have a PhD in hand and must have native, or near-native fluency in Spanish and English, as well as prior experience teaching courses in Spanish, Latin-American Studies or a related field.
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 mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future. The University of Michigan is committed to foster learning, creativity and productivity, and to support the vigorous exchange of ideas and information, not only in the classroom but in the workplace by:
Creating a work environment in which people treat each other with respect and dignity, regardless of roles, responsibilities or differences.
Providing support, direction and resources enabling us to accomplish the responsibilities of our jobs and to reach the goals that are set for professional and personal growth.
Application deadline is May 25, 2019.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 172590
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