Lecturer in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Studies
The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at the University of Chicago is accepting applications for a one-quarter (non-renewable) Lecturer appointment in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Studies, with a start date of April 1, 2019.
Responsibilities include teaching two courses of the introductory sequence to Hispanic Literatures: SPAN 21803. Textos Españoles Contemporáneos and SPAN 22003. Textos Hispanoamericanos del Modernismo al Presente. Applicants should have native or near-native fluency in Spanish, teaching experience at the college level, and demonstrable expertise (in the form of training, research and/or teaching experience) in the areas to be covered. Candidates must have a PhD prior to the start of the appointment to be considered. The deadline for applications is November 22, 2018.
Applications must be submitted to requisition #03953 through the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities (ACO) website (https://tinyurl.com/yd45yty6), and must include: 1) a cover letter; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a teaching statement; 4) sample syllabi; and 5) three letters of recommendation. All candidate-authored materials must be submitted through the ACO website. Letters of recommendation must be submitted via the ACO website or emailed to email@example.com by references or a portfolio service (such as Interfolio). The position is contingent upon final budgetary approval. This position will be part of the Service Employees International Union.