Harvard University Visiting Assistant Professor in Cambridge, Massachusetts


Title Visiting Assistant Professor

School Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Department/Area Romance Languages and Literatures

Position Description

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures seeks applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Spanish. We seek a specialist in Greater Mexico with a broad vision of the Mexicanist field, and with additional expertise in border studies, queer studies or visual studies. The appointment is expected to begin on August 1, 2018 and will end on June 30, 2019. The Assistant Professor will be responsible for teaching four courses at the undergraduate and graduate level.

The position is for one year.

Keywords: faculty, instructor Boston, Cambridge, Massachusetts, MA, Northeast, New England Mexican literature, Mexicanist, border studies, queer studies or visual studies

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate in Spanish literature or related discipline required by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications

Demonstrated strong commitment to teaching is desired.

Special Instructions

Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (https://academicpositions.harvard.edu)

1 Cover letter 2. Curriculum Vitae 3. Names and contact information of three to five referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate’s application has been submitted. Three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is considered complete only when at least three letters have been received. 4. Writing samples

Contact Information

Mike Holmes, Department Administrator Harvard University Department of Romance Languages, 428 Boylston Hall, Harvard Yard, Cambridge MA 02138

Contact Email mholmes@fas.harvard.edu

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Number of References Required 3

Maximum Number of References Allowed 5

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