Assistant Professor in Spanish (tenure-track)

Virginia Military Institute
Virginia, United States
Commensurate with experience
Sep 05, 2019
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Modern Languages and Cultures at Virginia Military Institute invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Spanish beginning 1 August 2020. Ph.D. in Spanish/Hispanic Studies is required, with specialization open. The successful candidate will teach courses in language, literature and culture. Native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English required. The successful candidate will teach six courses per year and participate in academic advising, committee work, scholarship, and mentoring of undergraduate research. VMI is a public, four–year, undergraduate military college of approximately 1,700 students, about half of whom accept commissions in the armed forces upon graduation. Teaching excellence in a liberal arts setting is our first priority.  Faculty members who are United States citizens wear uniforms and adhere to military customs, but military experience among the faculty is neither required nor expected. For more information about VMI and the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, please visit our web site at


Candidates should apply on-line at:


Applications accepted until position is filled.

Applicants should submit full dossiers including letter of application, three letters of recommendation and official transcripts.


Supporting materials may be sent to Dr. Kathleen Bulger-Barnett, Department of Modern Languages, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA 24450.

In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply.  AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply.