Faculty Openings

Part-Time Instructor

For the Spring 2020 semester, the Department seeks a part-time instructor to teach one course on any subject in the field of Post-1800 Spanish peninsular literature. The applicant should have a Ph.D. in the field or be at the ABD stage of her/his doctoral program. The stipend is $6680. If interested, please contact the Hispanic Studies section head, Prof. Sarah Beckjord (beckjord@bc.edu), including a CV and a list of 2 references.

Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies

The Department also invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies specializing in the field of the literature and culture of Latin America of the 20th-21st centuries. This is a full-time, tenure-track appointment, commencing July 1, 2020, with a 2/3 teaching load. The position entails teaching at the undergraduate and M.A. levels. We seek a candidate with native or near native fluency in both Spanish and English, with Ph.D. in hand and evidence of excellence in teaching at the college level, as well as a vigorous research and publication profile. We are especially interested in candidates who can participate effectively in interdisciplinary programs and in the university's Core Curriculum. To apply, please go to http://apply.interfolio.com/67407 and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, one writing sample (article or chapter length, 30 pp.max.), graduate transcript (for current or very recent Ph.D. students), a brief statement describing one's research and teaching interests/philosophy, and three current letters of recommendation. Deadline for applications is October 31, 2019; review of applications will begin November 1. All interviews will be held at the MLA Conference, January 10 & 11, 2020, Seattle, WA.

Part-Time Instructors of French, Italian, and Spanish

The Department 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 appropriate language coordinator: For French, Prof. Andrea Javel (javel@bc.edu); For Italian, Prof. Brian O'Connor (brian.oconnor@bc.edu); for Elementary and Intermediate French, Prof. Silvana Falconi (falconis@bc.edu); and for Advanced Spanish, Prof. Adela Penagos (penagos@bc.edu).

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