Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish

Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish.  The Department of Modern & Classical Languages invites applicants for a Visiting Professor of Spanish Position (one-year with possibility of tenure track) beginning August 2019. Ideal candidates will have a focus in Latinx culture and heritage language learning. Training in sociolinguistics, second language acquisition or language teaching methodology is a plus. Ph.D or ABD by time of appointment preferred. Evidence of effective teaching and native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English are required. Teaching load for the year is 5 courses . All faculty are expected to participate in delivering college-wide first-year/sophomore seminars. Allegheny College is a highly selective private liberal arts college in NW Pennsylvania with an increasingly diverse student body and a dedicated faculty of teacher-scholars. Please send the following materials, merged into a single PDF, to Associate Professor of Spanish and Department Chair Barbara Riess at languages@allegheny.edu: letter of application, CV, and teaching dossier. Please also include or send under separate cover two letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2019.  Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage applications from candidates who share this understanding and will contribute to the diversity of our college community. Allegheny College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, or national origin.

Posted: April 17, 2019