The Department of Humanities is seeking qualified candidates for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Spanish. Currently, this position primarily supports the Common (i.e., general education) Curriculum.

Full-time teaching (15 semester credits) of undergraduate courses which may include evening, weekend, hybrid, and/or on-line courses. The courses include Elementary Spanish I, Elementary Spanish II, Intermediate Spanish I, Intermediate Spanish II, and Conversational Spanish. The candidate should have teaching experience at the college levelOther responsibilities include advising students, mentoring students, serving on college committees, supervising undergraduate student research projects, and performing other duties as assigned.


The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate (ABD may be considered.) in Spanish or a related field from a regionally accredited institution, the Transactional Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS) accredited institution, or agencies recognized by the Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). The accrediting agency must be in good standing. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated grantsmanship skills and active scholarship. Additional qualifications include:

  • Previous collegiate teaching experience is desired.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written English.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with professional experiences; nine-month position with potential for summer employment.

Nine-month appointment to begin fall semester 2019 (July 30, 2019).

To Apply
Complete an application for employment online.
Submit the following materials to apply for the position(s):
Letter of interest that details the applicant’s expertise and outlines the applicant’s qualifications for the position; curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and all unofficial transcripts from institutions of higher education attended by the applicant. If hired, official transcripts must be submitted within one (1) month of hire.

For specific questions regarding this posting contact:
Interim Chair, Department of Humanities
Prof. Nancy Bookhart
Email: nbookhart@paine.edu