CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY, Assistant Professor & Director, El Centro Latinx for Latino & Latin A

Central Washington University
Washington, United States
Competitive Salary
Jan 26, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

This TT position will reside in one of the following College of Arts and Humanities (CAH) Departments: Communication, English, History, or World Languages & Cultures). The successful candidate is expected to teach existing introductory and advanced courses within their department, and other courses in their area of expertise using a variety of modalities. This position is also the Director of El Centro Latinx for Latino & Latin American Studies Program. Faculty are expected to advise students; contribute to the department/program; engage in scholarship appropriate to their field; and provide service to the University, the community and their profession. Faculty will integrate CWU’s commitment to diversity and create a learning environment that is welcoming, accessible and inclusive for all students. To apply visit https://www.cwu.edu/hr/jobs

CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY: Located in the heart of Washington State, Ellensburg is approximately 100 miles and under 2 hours away from the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metropolitan area. CWU is one of three state-supported comprehensive regional universities in Washington State. Offering bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 135 majors, the university enrolls approximately 12,300 students and has a faculty-student ratio of 18:1. With its robust focus on inclusivity and diversity, CWU has enrolled 36% students of color and graduates the largest percentage of Hispanic/Latino students of any public baccalaureate institution in the state. Excellence in teaching is the core of the university’s mission, and faculty engage in scholarship, invention, and creative activity to support teaching, to advance knowledge, and to provide outlets for creative expression. Further information about the university is available at www.cwu.edu.  For more information about the community in Ellensburg, visit http://www.cwu.edu/community.

CWU is an EEO/AA/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer. For accommodation e-mail HR@cwu.edu