Assistant Professor of Spanish

Location
Indiana, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Mar 15, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Thank you for your interest in the University of Indianapolis! The University is a private, liberal arts university located on 65 acres, just minutes from downtown Indianapolis. With more than 700 faculty and staff, it is a place where you can become part of a close-knit campus community that emphasizes the importance of community partnerships in the future growth of the University.

UIndy’s mission is to prepare its graduates for effective, responsible, and articulate membership in the complex societies in which they live and serve, and for excellence and leadership in their personal and professional lives. The motto of "Education for Service" provides the foundation for our work to better our communities, both near and far.

As University employees, we know the work we do is important to our students and our communities. To accomplish our mission, we welcome talented, civic-minded and diverse individuals from all career levels to help maintain our high standards of excellence and quality. If you want to join our dynamic environment and experience hard work, creativity, and teamwork, we welcome your application!

The University of Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, citizenship status, military status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. The University of Indianapolis does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission as required by Title IX.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Department of Global Languages and Cross-Cultural Studies at the University of Indianapolis invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Spanish. This is a full-time, non-tenure track nine-month, position beginning in August 2021.

Candidates must have doctoral level degree in Spanish, or similarly related degree, by the start date of the position. ABD candidates will be considered at the Instructor level until the doctorate degree is finalized.

Candidates with specialization in Spanish language pedagogy, second-language teaching, heritage language learning, bilingualism, languages in contact or a related field informed by inter and cross-cultural Latin American studies are encouraged to apply.

We seek colleagues with a commitment to collegiality, to the enhancement and expansion of the program as a whole, and to extracurricular activities that serve our diverse student body. Teaching and support areas may include community learning initiatives, interest in leading travel courses to Spanish speaking countries, and developing online courses. Faculty are expected to be committed to diverse and inclusive teaching practices. Currently, the teaching load is 24 credit hours a year.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Carry an annual teaching load of 24 credit hours


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Doctoral level degree in Spanish, or similarly related degree, by the start date of the position (ABD candidates will be considered at the Instructor level until the doctorate degree is finalized)


BENEFITS

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Free Parking
  • Tuition Discount


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