Stony Brook University, Dept of Hispanic Languages and Literature

Position ID:SBU-Spanish-AP [#14605]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Latin American/Hispanic Art and/or US Latinx Art
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Stony Brook, New York 11794-5355, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Art and Art History
Latina/o Studies
Visual Studies
Hispanic Studies / Spanish, Latin American and Caribbean Literatures and Cultures
Appl Deadline:2019/11/01help popup* finished (2019/09/14, finished 2020/05/03, listed until 2019/11/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Stony Brook University’s Department of Hispanic Languages and Literature invites applicants for a tenure-track position in Latin American/Hispanic Art and/or US Latinx Art, beginning Fall 2020. We are looking for scholars with a demonstrated interest in the global circulation of culture, emphasizing Transatlantic and transnational approaches to the art of Latin America/Spain/the Latinx US in any historical period. Essential to this position is the ability to build bridges between art history, visual culture and literary/cultural studies. Candidates should have a PhD in hand, a strong research record, excellent teaching credentials and native or near native proficiency in Spanish. The person hired will be expected to teach at all levels, including graduate and advanced undergraduate seminars, gateway courses toward the major in Spanish and general education courses in English. Applicants should complete the Academic Jobs Online application online at The complete dossier should include a State employment application, cover letter, current CV, research statement, at least three letters of reference and samples of scholarly work. The deadline is Nov. 1, 2019. To preserve confidentiality, applicants should not submit the letters of reference themselves. Electronic submission of materials is highly preferred. Alternatively, submit the above-mentioned materials to: Professor Kathleen Vernon, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Hispanic Languages and Literature, Humanities 1055, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-5355. Preliminary Skype interviews will be conducted in December. Finalists will be invited to campus in February 2020. For a full position description and/or application procedures, visit (Ref. #14605). Stony Brook University/SUNY is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer.

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Department of Hispanic Languages and Literature
Humanities 1055
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5355

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