Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 03, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Dickinson College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish with primary specialization Latinx/Chicanx Studies. We would also welcome a candidate’s ability to offer courses in Mexican literature and culture.  This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal. Candidates will be expected to teach five courses a year, which will include Spanish language courses and courses in their specialty. The additional ability to teach Brazilian Portuguese is desirable. A Ph.D. in Spanish or comparable field by the time of appointment is preferred. The successful candidate will be committed to undergraduate education in the liberal arts, have a strong research agenda, and be willing to contribute to the life of our learning community. The ability to create inclusive learning environments for an increasingly diverse student body will be an important characteristic of the successful candidate.  

Dickinson College is a highly selective four-year, independent liberal arts college with 2300 students. It is located 20 minutes west of Harrisburg and is a two-hour drive from Baltimore, Washington DC, and Philadelphia. Candidates should submit via QUEST (online application system) at; please include a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a graduate transcript, three letters of recommendation, a teaching statement, sample syllabi and teaching evaluations of at least two different courses. Questions regarding this search should be directed to Associate Professor and Chair Margaret G. Frohlich, Initial interviews will be conducted online. Review of applications will begin March 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. 

The College is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. We encourage applications from all qualified persons. 


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