Overview

This position is in the College of Education, Humanities, and Behavioral Sciences. This is a full-time, 9-month, non-tenure track, position in the Department of English and Foreign Languages. Teaching expectations include introductory and intermediate Spanish language instruction. Additionally, there are opportunities for teaching courses in the Spanish/Latin American Studies concentrations within the Cultural Studies program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teach four (4) courses per semester
  • Serve on department and college committees
  • Participate in scholarly activities
  • Participate in recruitment and retention activities
  • Facilitate extra-curricular activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

Minimum Position Requirements (including years of experience, certifications, licenses, etc.):

  • PhD in Spanish
  • At least one (1) year of teaching experience at the college level
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching including student evaluations or student comments
  • Native or near-native fluency in Spanish as well as in English
  • Knowledge of a second Romance Language, preferably French, is a plus

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the university level
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with university colleagues within a diverse environment.
  • Ability to be adaptable, collegial, and dedicated to student-centered and writing intensive teaching