LINGUIST List 29.4739

Thu Nov 29 2018

Jobs: Spanish; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Denver

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>



Date: 29-Nov-2018
From: Abby Tropman <recruitingdu.edu>
Subject: Spanish; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Denver, Colorado, USA
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University or Organization: University of Denver
Department: Languages and Literatures
Job Location: Colorado, USA
Web Address: https://www.du.edu/ahss/langlit/
Job Title: Teaching Assistant Professor, Spanish (Beginning Language Coordinator)

Job Rank: Assistant Professor; Teaching Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Not Applicable; Spanish (Beginning Language Coordinator)

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)

Description:

The Department of Languages and Literatures at the University of Denver will hire a Teaching Assistant Professor of Spanish. This is a non-tenure track position with full benefits and initial three-year contract; contract is renewable and promotion is possible. Appointment begins in Fall 2019. The successful candidate will have a specialization in Spanish Applied Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition or a closely related field. They will be responsible for coordinating courses in the Spanish language program and will teach in the first- and/or second-year Spanish curriculum. Depending on qualifications and program needs, the person hired may also teach advanced courses in their area of specialty. Other duties include language placement, student advising, and service to the department. The successful candidate will contribute to diversity and Inclusive Excellence through their teaching and service.

This position is required to start Sept. 1, 2019.

Required Qualifications
- MA at time of application; specialization in Spanish Applied Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition or a closely related field.
- Native or near-native proficiency in Spanish and English.
- Experience and accomplishments in active support of diversity and inclusiveness.
- Record of excellence in coordinating beginning and/or intermediate Spanish language classes at the college or university level.
- Record of excellence in teaching Spanish language to students in the US at the college or university level.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. For best consideration, please submit your application materials by 4:00 p.m. (MST) on December 17, 2018

Special Instructions:
Candidates must apply online through the application link provided below to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
, CO
Web Address for Applications: https://du-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobInfo&version=1&jobid=3725
Contact Information:
Ingrid Weyher
Email: Ingrid.Weyherdu.edu


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