Assistant Professor of Latinx Studies

Position ID: 37355
University of Georgia
Arts & Sciences
Romance Languages
Position Description
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Position Information

Faculty Rank Assistant Professor
Posting Number 2017_00489F
Working Title Assistant Professor of Latinx Studies
Title Code 55100
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Job Summary

The Department of Romance Languages at the University of Georgia ( invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, effective August 2018, in Latinx Studies. Required: Ph.D. in Spanish or Ethnic Studies and native or near-native proficiency in Spanish. Teaching load: two courses per semester (4/yr). Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to research and be prepared to teach undergraduates as well as graduate students in our vibrant M.A. and Ph.D. programs within an interdisciplinary and international curriculum that integrates language, literatures, and cultures.

UGA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Americans with Disabilities Act employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status. The Franklin College of Arts & Sciences, its many units, and UGAare committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Faculty members are expected to contribute to the college’s goals of creating and sustaining a diverse and inclusive learning environment.

Georgia offers a high quality of life in regard to both outdoor and urban activities ( UGA ( is a land and sea grant institution located in Athens, 70 miles northeast of Atlanta, the state capital (;

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Spanish or Ethnic Studies and native or near-native proficiency in Spanish.

Degree Level Doctorate
Posting Date 10/02/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area
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Latin American Studies
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