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Job ID: VPAA 2014/15 - 28
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Date Posted:
August 14, 2013
Closing Date:
Open until filled
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Faculty (Unit 3)
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Professor of Portuguese
VPAA 2014/15 - 28

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at San Diego State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor for August 2014. Preferred candidates will have a PhD. in Portuguese. Area of specialization includes Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Cultures. Candidates should be prepared to direct the Portuguese language program. Knowledge of Portuguese linguistics, Spanish descriptive linguistics, Latin American Literature or Translation Studies is desirable. Candidates must demonstrate native or near-native proficiency in Portuguese and English. Applicants should offer evidence of teaching effectiveness, a scholarly research agenda, and the ability to work well with students from diverse cultural backgrounds. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Send letter of application, CV, and complete dossier containing evidence of teaching effectiveness, scholarly output, and three recent confidential letters of reference to Alda Blanco, Chair Portuguese Search Committee, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Dr., San Diego, CA 92182-60l0. Deadline for applications is December 2, 2013. We expect to interview selected candidates at MLA.

SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.

The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.