LINGUIST List 29.4391

Thu Nov 08 2018

Jobs: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 07-Nov-2018
From: Anne Hardcastle <>
Subject: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University, North Carolina, USA
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University or Organization: Wake Forest University
Department: Spanish and Italian
Job Location: North Carolina, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Spanish

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


The Department of Spanish & Italian at Wake Forest University seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2019. Initial two-year appointment, renewable. Nine courses over two years (2-2-2-3), including language courses. Native or near-native fluency in Spanish. PhD in Applied Linguistics or Second Language Acquisition with a concentration in second language pedagogy completed at the time of appointment. Candidates must have demonstrated experience and an active research program in language proficiency (ACTFL standards and assessment), curriculum design, and/or technology-enhanced language learning as well as interest in departmental service in these areas. Applicants must have a firm commitment to undergraduate teaching and to second language instruction in Spanish. Wake Forest University welcomes diversity and encourages inclusivity, and seeks applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations. Wake Forest University is an AA/EO employer and values an inclusive and diverse learning community and campus climate.

Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational institution dedicated to academic excellence in liberal arts, graduate and professional education. Founded in 1834, the University is ranked among the top 30 national universities and ranked 11th in teaching among national universities. With 5,100 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate and professional students, the student-faculty ratio is 11:1. Wake Forest is a collegiate university offering a vibrant intellectual community with a rich cultural life, an impressive array of facilities and an active athletics community. The University has a deep institutional commitment to public service and engagement with the world, as indicated by the motto “Pro Humanitate.” For quick facts about the University, go to

To apply, please send a letter of application, CV, a sample of research, statement of teaching philosophy, course evaluations, three letters of recommendation, and a syllabus you designed for a Spanish course by November 30, 2018, to Interfolio at the application link provided below. Inquiries may be sent to the contact information below.

Application Deadline: 30-Nov-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Anne Hardcastle

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