The Department of Hispanic Studies and the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies invite applications for an International Humanities Fellowship offered by the Cogut Institute for the Humanities at Brown University for a term of two years beginning July 1, 2019.
The successful candidate will have worked extensively on Mexican or Central American literary, visual, and/or performance studies with an interest in narrative, poetry, drama, or other media in relation to cultural politics. A proven interest in film, visual arts, digital culture, and/or critical theory is also desirable.
For consideration, please submit a letter of application, C.V., dissertation abstract, sample syllabus, writing sample, and list of three references with contact information. Applicants must apply online to: http://apply.interfolio.com/58764. Applications will be reviewed beginning February 8, 2019 and will be considered until the position is filled.
For questions relating to the position please contact the Search Committee co-Chairs, Professor Michelle Clayton or Professor Esther Whitfield.
The PhD must be in hand by July 1, 2019 and must have been awarded in the last five years. A salary of $61,500 is offered, with an increase to $63,907 the second year, plus benefits and a reimbursable research budget of $2,000 per year.
Candidates must demonstrate excellence in scholarship and teaching, and fluency in both Spanish and English. The fellow will participate in the activities of the Cogut Institute, including a weekly seminar, and teach two courses each year.