LINGUIST List 30.4551

Mon Dec 02 2019

Jobs: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Asst/Assoc Professor, Qatar University

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



Date: 01-Dec-2019
From: Mark Scott <mscottqu.edu.qa>
Subject: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Asst/Assoc Professor, Qatar University, Dhoa, Qatar
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University or Organization: Qatar University
Department: Department of English Literature and Linguistics
Job Location: Doha, Qatar
Web Address: http://www.qu.edu.qa/artssciences/departments/dell-home
Job Title: Assistant/Associate Professor of Spanish

Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Second Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)

Description:

Assistant/Associate Professor of Spanish- Department of English Literature and Linguistics

The Department of English Literature and Linguistics at Qatar University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Spanish to contribute to the department’s developing Spanish language minor. Candidates should possess a PhD in a related field and have previous experience teaching Spanish language at the university level.

Duties & Responsibilities:
- Teach courses in the area of expertise
- Contribute to various committees at the Program, College, and University level
- Contribute to the research profile of College through research publications
- Serve as student advisor
- Other responsibilities as assigned by the Head of Department

Qualifications:
Ph.D. in one of the following areas: Spanish linguistics, literature, applied linguistics, or second language education with focus on Spanish, or related field by the time of appointment.

Candidates must have native or near-native proficiency in Spanish, a strong peer-reviewed publication record, show evidence of excellent teaching skills and have at least three years of post-doctoral Spanish teaching. They must have solid background in the field of Second/Foreign Language teaching and experience in the following:
- Curriculum development and assessment,
- Culturally appropriate teaching material design, and
- The use of technology in teaching Spanish
- Preference will be given to candidates with DELE examiner certification

Required Documents:
- Current Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy
- Research Profile with plans for future research
- Contact details of three referees’ contact information (physical and email addresses as well their telephone numbers)
- Academic transcript of the Highest Qualification
- Any additional documentation deemed relevant to the application

Benefits:
- A three-year renewable contract.
- Salary is commensurate with experience.
- Tax-free salary.
- Furnished accommodation in accordance with QU HR policies.
- Annual round trip air tickets for faculty member and dependents in accordance with QUHR policies.
- Educational allowance for candidate's children (eligible candidates only) in accordance with QU HR policies.
- Private health care and health insurance in accordance with QU HR policies.
- Annual leave in accordance with QU HR policies.
- End-of-contract indemnity.

How To Apply:
- Returning Applicant: Please login in QU Recruitment Online website at the application link below to update/edit your saved profile. Use this profile to apply for this position.
- New Applicant: You need to setup an account with QU Recruitment Online website at the application link below and complete your personal profile. Once your profile is complete you may use it to apply for an open Position.

Application Deadline: 30-Jan-2020

Web Address for Applications: https://careers.qu.edu.qa
Contact Information:
Mark Scott
Email: mscottqu.edu.qa


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