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Post-Doctoral Scholar in Hispanic Studies

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Post-Doctoral Scholar in Hispanic Studies
Requisition Number FE03035
Working Title
Department Name 8E690:Hispanic Studies
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
Required Education
A Ph.D. in Spanish or a related field
Required Related Experience
Course or program coordination, online course development and delivery, and innovative teaching at the introductory levels
Required License/Registration/Certification
NA
Job Summary
The Department of Hispanic Studies in the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky (https://hs.as.uky.edu/) is seeking candidates for a post-doctoral position. This individual will teach two courses per semester and serve as the Coordinator of Elementary Language Instruction (CELI). The CELI manages syllabi, instructional materials, assessments, and online platforms for the six courses in our elementary and intermediate Spanish language sequences. The period of assignment is August 2022 through May 2023.

A Ph.D. in Spanish or a related field is required. A successful candidate will have experience in course or program coordination, online course development and delivery, and innovative teaching at the introductory levels.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, CV, and a copy of transcript of highest degree earned.

Questions about this position should be addressed to Dr. Mónica Díaz, Chair, Department of Hispanic Studies, University of Kentucky (monica.diaz@uky.edu).

The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
Open Until Filled Yes
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Posted: 2022-08-31 Expires: 2022-12-30

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