Teaching Associate in Colonial Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies (Fixed Term)




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The Spanish and Portuguese section in the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics at the University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Temporary Teaching Associate in Colonial Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies for the 2020-21 academic year (10 months) starting on 1 September or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Temporary Teaching Associate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of undergraduate courses in Colonial early modern Latin American literature and culture, from introductory to advanced levels; to contribute to Spanish language teaching for beginners and post-A-level students; and to contribute to the administration of the Section's activities. An ability to contribute to teaching in modern (post-Independence) Latin American literature may also be an advantage.


Candidates will normally hold a PhD in a relevant field and show outstanding achievement and/or potential in research and publication in the field of Colonial Latin American studies.

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Please quote reference GP23266 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

For your application to be considered please submit a covering letter, a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, along with the names and addresses of two referees who are familiar with your work in the relevant field. You should ask your two referees to submit their references directly to Ruth Farley at references@mmll.cam.ac.uk before the closing date.

The closing date for applications is midnight (GMT) on Sunday 26 July and interviews will take place on Friday 31 July. Interview will be conducted virtually.
Candidates will be asked to prepare a 10-minute teaching presentation aimed at advanced students which will be incorporated into the interview.

On questions of procedure, contact Ruth Farley, HR Coordinator on MMLPersonnel@admin.cam.ac.uk.


Candidates are welcome to seek more information beyond the Further Particulars by contacting Dr Ioanna Sitaridou is269@cam.ac.uk.

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