Mount Holyoke College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Lecturer position in Latina/o Studies, within the Department of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American Studies to begin fall 2015. The successful candidate will be able to teach an “Introduction to Latina/o Studies” as well as a range of courses in her/his area of specialty. Courses may engage a broad range of U.S. latinidades such as Afro-Latinas/os and Caribbean peoples, US Central- or South Americans, and Chicanas/os. We are particularly interested in candidates whose work engages interdisciplinary approaches within the humanities. The teaching expectation is 5 courses per academic year. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in hand before August 2015.
Mount Holyoke is an undergraduate liberal arts college for women with 2,220 students and 230 faculty. Over half of the faculty are women; one-fourth are persons of color. It is located about 80 miles west of Boston in the Connecticut River valley, and is a member of the Five College Consortium consisting of Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts. Mount Holyoke is committed to fostering multicultural diversity and awareness in its faculty, staff, and student body and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and persons of color are especially encouraged to apply.
Applications must be made online at https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu/
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