Assistant Professor of Spanish
Susquehanna University seeks a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor of Spanish, specializing in modern or contemporary studies of Spain. Appointment to begin August 2014. Ph.D. preferred; ABD considered with completion required for continuing tenure-track appointment.
Candidates must have native or near-native fluency in Spanish and a record of teaching excellence. Must demonstrate an ability to teach Spanish language courses at all levels and a range of courses in culture and literature studies. Dedication to/ interest in the importance of teaching in a liberal arts context is a must. Ongoing scholarly activity and institutional service required. Submit cover letter, CV and three letters of reference through Interfolio https://apply.interfolio.com/22679.
Review of applications will begin Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled.
Please reference Job Code JOB CODE: F13-006
Founded in 1858, Susquehanna University is a selective, residential, national liberal arts college that prepares undergraduate students for lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Academic excellence, study away and experiential learning, student-faculty collaboration, and rich opportunities for creative and personal growth are hallmarks of a Susquehanna University education. About 2,200 students come to Susquehanna from 32 states and 15 countries, and more than 90 percent of them find jobs or pursue graduate study within six months of graduation. The university is located in central Pennsylvania, in the picturesque town of Selinsgrove, along the banks of the scenic Susquehanna River and about three hours from major East Coast cultural, financial and recreational centers. Although situated in a quaint town, Susquehanna University lies in the heart of the Susquehanna River Valley, which attracts more than 1.8 million visitors each year. For more information, visit www.susqu.edu. Susquehanna University is committed to creating a more diverse community. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna is an EO/AA employer.