The Department of World Languages at UA Little Rock is accepting applications for a tenure track (nine-month) Assistant Professor of Spanish in the Department of World Languages. Field of specialization is open. This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy.

A Ph.D. or DML and native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English. ABD’s will be considered if all degree requirements are completed before employment commences in August 2019. A commitment to proficiency-based teaching and to student success initiatives, including mentoring and advising, are required.

Preferred Education and/or Experience: Application will be enhanced by demonstrating: A commitment to proficiency-based teaching in undergraduate courses; A commitment to teaching Spanish for the Professions; A commitment to offering a range of undergraduate courses in face-to-face, hybrid, and online formats; and A commitment to working with a growing population of heritage learners.

Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at¬†http://ualr.edu/humanresources/. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal and financial history background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.