Visiting Assistant Professor in Early Modern Peninsular Spanish Literature and Culture

Department of Spanish and Portuguese

New York University Arts and Science

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University invites applications for a visiting assistant professor position in early modern Peninsular Spanish literature and culture, beginning September 1, 2019 (pending administrative and budgetary approval). The position is for one year, with the possibility of reappointment for a maximum of two further years, subject to performance and departmental needs. Research that crosses disciplinary boundaries or considers issues of gender, sexuality, and/or race would be welcome. Applicants should have completed a PhD with a dissertation in a relevant research area by August 31st, 2019. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, and supervising student research.


Applicants should submit an application including a research statement; a teaching statement; a diversity statement addressing past or potential contributions to inclusivity through teaching, professional activity, and/or service; curriculum vitae; names of three recommenders; and work samples. To apply please use the NYU following link: http://apply.interfolio.com/56731
Recommenders will be sent an e-mail request for the letters of recommendation.


Review of application materials will begin on November 19, 2018; the position will remain open until filled. For further information about this position, please contact Professor James Fernández at [email protected]

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