Assistant Professor of Spanish, Tenure Track

Hendrix College seeks to fill a tenure-track position in Spanish at the level of Assistant Professor (Ph.D. in hand) or Instructor (ABD) beginning in the2013-2014 academic year.  Area of specialization: Peninsular literature, any period.  Teaching load is 3 courses per semester.  Responsibilities include Spanish language,literature, and culture.  Willingness to participate in the common freshman course is also an expectation.  Willingness to participate in other interdisciplinary programs, and interest in using instructional technology where appropriate, will be particularly welcome.  Candidates excited about contributing to a dynamic undergraduate setting are encouraged to apply. 

 Send letter of interest, c.v., graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of reference to Chair of Foreign Languages Department, Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Avenue,Conway, AR 72032, by November 9, 2012.

Important Update:  As a consequence of recent storms affecting the Northeast, Hendrix College will extend the deadline for this position and continue to accept any applications until November 16, 2012.

Hendrix is a distinguished liberal arts college with an endowment of $160 million, sheltering a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, located in Conway, Arkansas, thirty miles from Little Rock at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains.  The College, related to the United Methodist Church, has a strong commitment to excellence in teaching liberal arts.  Hendrix College adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to age, race,gender, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin. Further, the College is committed to the maintenance of an atmosphere of civility and respect for all students, faculty, and staff.