East Lansing, Michigan
Los Angeles, California
Boone, North Carolina
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Brooklyn, NY, 11225, USA
Location: East Lansing, Michigan
Internal Number: 719839
The Department of Romance and Classical Studies at Michigan State University is seeking an academic specialist of Spanish with expertise in the cultural production related to the narco-trafficking in Mexico and along the US-Mexican border. This is a fixed-term, nine-month, academic year position beginning August 16, 2021. The position is not renewable. PhD holders or Masters/ABDs in the final stages of completing a doctoral dissertation will be considered. In the latter case, the PhD must be completed by the end of the Fall 2021 semester. All degrees must be confirmed by degree-granting institutions at the time of hire. The successful candidate will engage in an active program of teaching, including three courses per academic year in the Spanish Program and/or teaching in the College of Arts and Letters' general education program in the Interdisciplinary Arts and Humanities. They will also conduct productive research in their area of expertise; related projects in the Digital Humanities are especially encouraged. The person will also develop a residential immersive language program for the summer and the academic year. They will work closely with local school districts on outreach initiatives.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.
Masters -Spanish or related field
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