Assistant Professor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 12210-Hispanic Languages & Literatures
Position Number 0002880
Position Details

The Department of Hispanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Pittsburgh ( is seeking an Assistant Professor in the following field, pending budgetary approval.

Latin American theater and performance studies; if complemented by credentials in postcolonial and queer theory, it would be considered a plus. A secondary concentration in contemporary Mexican and US Latino and Border Studies is desirable. Candidates must have PhD by the time of appointment, Fall 2018, and have native or near-native fluency in Spanish. Evidence of strong research and successful teaching required.

Application Process

To receive full consideration, applicants should submit a cover letter, statement of teaching and research interests, curriculum vitae, writing sample and at least three letters of recommendation, sample course syllabi and teaching evaluations to the Hispanic Search Committee via the link

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 11/06/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 11/15/2017
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