LINGUIST List 30.4518

Fri Nov 29 2019

Jobs: English; Spanish; Translation: Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 26-Nov-2019
From: Avalos <>
Subject: English; Spanish; Translation: Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, USA
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University or Organization: Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
Department: Humanities
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor of Spanish, Translation (Spanish - English)

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Translation

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            Spanish (spa)


Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Department of Humanities
Assistant Professor of Spanish, Translation (Spanish-English)

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Spanish in the field of Translation (Spanish/English) beginning August 2020.

Candidates must hold a PhD in Spanish, Spanish Linguistics, Translation Studies, or related area and have native or near-native fluency in English and Spanish. This position may involve night, weekend, and electronic course delivery.

The successful candidate will have proven leadership skills to coordinate our newly implemented Applied Spanish Program in a highly collegial environment. Evidence of ability to establish connections with the community and recruit students is highly desirable.

This position encompasses curriculum development as well as the establishment of necessary connections with other departments and the local community at large. The position involves a 3/3 teaching load, including courses in the field of Translation, Interpreting, and Spanish for the professions (business, medical, technical, and legal), as well as lower- and intermediate Spanish courses and Spanish Composition and Conversation.

The successful candidate must be a quality teacher, scholar, and citizen of the academy, to be demonstrated through a variety of student learning outcomes (especially students’ evaluations), refereed publications, and service on local and professional committees. Experience with Service-Learning programs is preferred.

Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated sensitivity to language variation and a commitment to teach and serve Hispanic populations in South Texas. Experience with and interest in developing online teaching tools and a strong commitment to undergraduate Liberal Arts education are also preferred.

Apply online at the application link provided below. A completed application file will include:
- A letter of interest addressing qualifications listed above including a statement of teaching and research interests,
- A current curriculum vitae,
- A teaching philosophy statement, sample syllabi, and evidence of teaching effectiveness (must include students’ evaluations from the previous three years),
- A list of four (4) professional references including names, titles, phone numbers, and email addresses,
- Copies of transcripts of graduate coursework,

Texas A&M Corpus Christi is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity.

Application Deadline: 30-Nov-2019

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:

Page Updated: 29-Nov-2019