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Lehigh Carbon Community College
ASPIRA is a 1-credit first year seminar course developed specifically for the Hispanic or Latino/a/e/x student. In addition to exploring topics of interest to Latino/a/e/x students including identity, acculturation, community and leadership, this unique 10-week seminar engages students in learning how to navigate college, succeed in academics, and identify personal and career goals. 
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English)
  • Identifies as Hispanic or Latinx/a/o
  • Background in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics
  • Sensitivity to the transition from high school to college
  • Prior experience working on behalf of underrepresented or minoritized populations
  • Knowledge of issues, barriers and equity-minded strategies pertaining to Hispanic/Latinx student college success, including academic excellence, persistence and retention, graduation.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, gender, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of first-generation Latina/o/x students and their families.
  • Demonstrated cultural awareness, agility, ability to build trust and credibility while navigating a complex landscape.
  • Masters degree or 18 graduate credits in appropriate discipline preferred or combination of relevant degree and appropriate work experience.
  • Prior teaching experience at the community college preferred
Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, resume, and transcripts to Dr. Eike Reichardt, Interim Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences, at