Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies (Andean Literature & Cultures)
Sep 7, 2021
Nov 13, 2021
The Hispanic Studies Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2022. We seek candidates to teach courses in the literature and cultures of the Andean region as well as Spanish language and conversation. We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse educational environment. The position requires institutional service including academic advising of undergraduate students after the first year.
Candidates with ABD will be considered, although candidates with a Ph.D. are preferred. The teaching load for this position is four courses during the first year and five courses thereafter. The new hire will be expected to contribute to Hamilton's prestigious program in Madrid (HCAYS). Candidates should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae via Interfolio at [http://apply.interfolio.com/94157](http://apply.interfolio.com/94157). Questions regarding the search may be directed to Jessica Burke, Search Committee Chair, at [firstname.lastname@example.org](http://email@example.com). Our review of applications will begin on November 1, 2021.
Hamilton ([www.hamilton.edu](http://www.hamilton.edu)) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings [https://www.hercjobs.org/regions/higher-ed-careers-upstate-new-york/](https://www.hercjobs.org/regions/higher-ed-careers-upstate-new-york/), as well as additional information at [https://www.hamilton.edu/dof/faculty-development/resources-for-prospective-or-new-faculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners](https://www.hamilton.edu/dof/faculty-development/resources-for-prospective-or-new-faculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners) (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.