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Faculty Openings

romance languages and literatures

Boston College seeks applicants for the following full-time, permanent, non-tenure track job opportunity within the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Boston College, located at 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467: Assistant Professor of the Practice, Hispanic Studies.

Responsibilities include: Teach upper level Spanish language courses; coordinate multi-sectioned advanced Spanish courses; train and supervise new Spanish language instructors; advise undergraduate students on language placement; serve as chair of the RLL Language Instruction Committee; serve as a liaison with the University’s Center for Teaching Excellence; collaborate in language curriculum development across the Romance languages; and participate in the development of other departmental programs.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements: Ph.D., or foreign equivalent, in Hispanic Studies, Applied Linguistics, Foreign Language Education or related field. The position also requires native or near native fluency in both Spanish and English; and demonstrated excellence in advanced language teaching and coordination of multi-sectioned language courses at the college level. EOE.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a list of names and contact information for three references. Please visit to apply. Deadline for applications is Monday, November 7, 2016.



The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures is frequently in need of part-time instructors of French, Italian, and Spanish (at the Elementary, Intermediate, and third-year levels). Those interested are invited to send a CV with cover letter to the department administrator, Joanna Doyle (, and you will be contacted when an opening occurs.


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