2021-22 NTT Portuguese

University of Texas at Austin
Texas, United States
Salary Not specified
Apr 21, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

2021-22 NTT Portuguese

College/School/Unit: College of Liberal Arts
Department: Spanish and Portuguese
Posted: Apr 21, 2021
Apply By: Sep 1, 2021


The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for the position of Portuguese Lecturer, to begin in August of 2021. This is a full-time, non-tenure-track position. The Lecturer will be asked to teach nine-credit hours each semester in a combination of lower-division and upper-division courses in Portuguese, culture, literature and/or linguistics. This is a nine-month appointment, with the possibility of renewal based on program needs and performance.

  • M.A. (Ph.D. preferred) in Portuguese or any related field with an emphasis in Portuguese language, literature, linguistics or culture.
  • Two years of experience in teaching college-level Portuguese and a record of teaching excellence.
  • A strong commitment to language pedagogy, effective use of technology in language teaching, and an understanding of proficiency-based language instruction.
  • Native or near-native fluency in both Portuguese and English

Application Instructions

Please submit your Cover Letter, up to date C.V., 3 Confidential Letters of Recommendation (with at least one from outside UT), a Writing Sample, and your Teaching Statement.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

To apply, visit https://faculty.utexas.edu/career/72988