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Latino / Chicano

CAMPUS VISITS in Latino/Chicano at-a-glance (people we need to update this/please provide any information you might have/this will help others greatly)

Kennesaw State U (November)

U of Miami-Ohio (January)

UT-Arlington (January)

UT-Pan Am (February)

U of St Thomas (January)

U of Utah (January)

Vassar (January)

Willamette (January)

Cal. State-Fresno
Chican@, Latin@, Latin American Lit. MLA: 12/17 (2) Isolated 7 top candidates after MLA & searching references (early January)

Kennesaw State University (GA)
Latino Studies (American Studies). Deadline Sept. 15 Candidate visits (2) in November.

Miami University of Ohio
U.S. Latina/o Literary and Cultural Studies Request for more materials: 11/15; MLA scheduled 12/13

Texas Christian University
Latina/o -Chican/o Lit and Culture MLA Interview scheduled - 11/30

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Latino/a Literature -- anyone heard about interviews? rcvd addt'l materials request before Thxsgiving - scheduled MLA interview (12/05)

University of Notre Dame
Open Rank, Latino/a Lit --anyone heard about interviews? rcvd addt'l materials request before Thxsgiving- rejection letter (12/14)

University of Texas at Arlington
Latina/o Stds MLA Interview scheduled - 11/16 (4); Campus interviews scheduled for January

University of Texas at Austin
Mexican American Studies Request for more materials: 11/5

University of Texas at Pan Am
MLA interview scheduled week of Dec.3rd Campus visit scheduled for early February (1/18)

Utah State
("Hispanic-American" studies / Latino/a) Deadline: TBA Rejection Letter 12/10

MLA 11/30 Campus Visits already scheduled.

Willamette University (OR)
Latino, Native American, or Asian-American. Deadline: November 5 11/15: in the acknowledgment letter: "we will be bringing people to campus in the spring" (no MLA interviews???) A: some schools, especially smaller ones or one without a tremendous amount of resources don't interview at the MLA. and then some schools like UNC - Chapel Hill don't either although this one makes less sense to me. I say god bless those who don't - MLA is crazy enough. A: Willamette will be interviewing at MLA A: Just a note: UNC-Chapel Hill absolutely interviews at MLA as regular practice. 20th/21st C wiki says they already made a request for additional materials
MLA interview scheduled 12/10 (2)
rejection letter rec'd 12/17 (2)


USC - campus visits scheduled (Jan 24/08); rejection in mail

University of South Florida: Has anyone heard anything from them? A: received email 12/17 that they are canceling the search due to funding. A: had MLA interview, but no other news. As of then, not canceled

Chapman University
multiculural Lit MLA interview scheduled: 12/2 Ditto: 12/3 (3) rejection letter 12/13 (2) Campus visits already scheduled

U of North Carolina at Greensboro
Asst. Prof. of U.S. Ethnic Literatures -scheduled MLA interview (11/20), (12/05)

University of Rhode Island
US Ethnic Literature Deadline: Dec 7 MLA Interview scheduled 12/19 (2) Rejection letter via regular mail 1/3 Campus Interview scheduled 1/29 Post MLA rejection letter 2/20 position filled

Request for more materials 11/14 Any information? MLA Interview Scheduled 12/12; 12/17. Offer made to candidate, under consideration 2/18.

College of William and Mary
MLA 12/07

John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY (not multicultural, but Latino/Carribean position)
MLA interview scheduled 12/14; also interviewing local candidates after the MLA

Michigan Tech
Asst. Professor of Diverse Literatures Deadline: Nov. 5 Acknowledgement received 11/14 Writing sample request 12/14 (3); Has anyone heard anything since submitting the writing sample? (01/18) I haven't heard anything--has anyone else? (2) Received request (via email) for paragraph on why I want to join their department (this is after I was asked for a writing sample a month ago) 1/22 (2)

Phone interview scheduled (2/2)

Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Not going to MLA, phone interview scheduled for January Already identified and invited their 3 candidates for campus visits (1/16)

Asian American

Tufts U
20th Am. Asian American preferred. MLA interview scheduled: 12/6


Penn State
Assistant or Associate Professor of 19th/20th Century Jewish-American Literature Deadline: October 15 Request for writing sample Oct 31 (2) MLA interview scheduled by phone (12/4)(4) Any news on this one? The post-interview timeline seems long past. --Still waiting, too. Thumb-twiddling time in College Park? (1/11) Campus Interview scheduled (1/11)

UCLA post-doc
Jewish literature Due 2/1/08 Offer made

University of Denver
Jewish Literature MLA Interview scheduled - 11/29 (3) Rejection letter via email - 1/4

University of South Carolina at Columbia
Jewish Literature (Open Rank) MLA Interview scheduled - 11/19 (3) Campus callback scheduled (12/29) Offer made (2/3) Congratulations! Was the offer made at the Assistant or Associate level?

Native American

U of St. Thomas (MN)
Asst. Professor of Native American literature Deadline: Nov. 1 MLA Interview Scheduled (before Nov.30th)for Ethnic Lit position Rej. letter received Nov 30;
MLA Scheduled 12/01 For the Ethnic Lit Position -- already contacted finalists (2nd week in January)