Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

New York, United States
Competitive Salary
Feb 09, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a one-year, visiting position to begin August 2021. This position has the potential to be renewed for up to two years. We seek a successful and experienced teacher who can work at all levels of an undergraduate language curriculum. Specialization is open, but those with a background in Latin American contemporary literature and culture and the ability to teach Film classes, Medical and/or Business Spanish are especially invited to apply. Candidates should have native or near-native command of Spanish, with a completed or nearly complete Ph.D. in Spanish.

Interested applicants must apply online at uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section.  Applications should be submitted by March 1, 2021. Applications submitted after this date will be reviewed as needed. Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Marcella Salvi, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, at

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

Located at 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students from more than 40 states and 40 nations. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.

The University is committed to and seeks diversity among its faculty, staff and students. Such a commitment ensures an atmosphere that is diverse and complex in ways that are intellectually and socially enriching for the entire campus community. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups, as well as from individuals with experience teaching or working in a multicultural environment, are encouraged. St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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