The Hispanic Studies Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a two-year renewable position in U.S. Latino or Second Language Acquisition at the rank of Assistant Professor. Especially welcome are applicants who specialize in U.S. Latino culture and literature OR Second and Heritage Language Acquisition with emphasis on the understanding of the nature of language, language contact, and language diversity in the Spanish-speaking world. The successful candidate must be an excellent teacher in a liberal arts environment. Please submit a letter of application, CV, and arrange for submission of three letters of recommendation to Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/22122. Address materials and questions to Edna Rodríguez, Chair, Hispanic Studies Department. Your cover letter should address ways in which issues of diversity are brought into your teaching, scholarship, and/or service. Experience teaching or working with diverse student populations is an asset. Review of applications will begin November 10 and will continue until the position is filled.
Hamilton College (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in the Mohawk Valley of upstate New York; for applicants with dual-career considerations, Hamilton participates in the regional Higher Education Recruitment Consortium, which posts additional area employment opportunities at www.upstatenyherc.org.
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Hamilton College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer and encourages diversity in all areas of the campus community.Posted 08/22/2013