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The Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures (formerly the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures) offers a bachelor’s degree in French and Spanish and a master’s degree in Spanish. 

We offer credential programs in French and Spanish and also several minors.  Students may also pursue studies of German, Classical Greek, Italian, Latin, and Portuguese.  The Department also offers the Humanities program.

We Are Hiring!

Classics and Humanities-Hellenist Assistant Professor

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures seeks applicants for a tenure­-track, academic year position as an Assistant Professor of Classics and Humanities specializing in Ancient Greek for a Fall 2018 start date. The successful candidate will be expected to teach all levels of Ancient Greek and Latin courses at the undergraduate level, as well as courses in the Humanities.

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Assistant Professor of Hispanic Poetry

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures seeks applicants for a tenure-­track, academic year position as an Assistant Professor of Hispanic Poetry. The successful candidate will be expected to teach upper­division and graduate courses in Spanish and Spanish ­American poetry from the Middle Ages through the contemporary period. All courses will be taught in Spanish. California State University, Fresno is a Hispanic-­serving institution.

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Assistant Professor of Portuguese

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures seeks applicants for a tenure­-track, academic year position as an Assistant Professor of Portuguese. The successful candidate will be expected to teach lower­division Portuguese language courses, as well as upper­division courses on Lusophone literature and culture. The upper­division courses will be taught in English. California State University, Fresno is a Hispanic­-serving institution.

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