Duke University, Department of Romance Studies

Position ID:Duke-RomanceStudies-RA [#24506]
Position Title: Research Associate
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Spanish
Appl Deadline:2023/03/20 11:59PMhelp popup* (posted 2023/03/09, listed until 2023/03/25)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Romance Studies seeks to hire an Research Associate with extensive expertise in the relationship between sound, media, and cultural practices in Latin America. Areas of focus should include how sound practices and technologies have influenced and shaped Latin American literature, music, art, and film productions and how sound has been used to express the region's identity and political perspectives. The successful candidate will provide research assistance to faculty from April 1st, 2023 to June 30th, 2023. A Ph.D. in Romance Studies, knowledge of digital archiving software, and fluency in Spanish and Portuguese are required. Please submit a CV and cover letter by March 20, 2023.

Duke University is located in Durham, North Carolina. Durham and the surrounding Research Triangle are home to several major universities and a booming cultural life.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Further Info:
205 Language Center
Box 90257
Durham, NC 27708