The School of International Letters and Cultures (SILC) at ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY seeks applications for an Instructor in the area of Spanish. The successful candidate will be expected to teach lower-division courses in Spanish curriculum, online, in-person, and/or hybrid, hold office hours, and work closely with the program director and coordinators to prepare class materials and assignments. Depending on areas of expertise and need, the candidate may teach upper-division/heritage language/content courses. Must stay up to date with relevant professional development. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible appointment made on an academic year basis (Aug.16-May 15). A typical full-time course load is four classes per academic semester (for 4-credit hour classes). Subsequent annual renewal is possible contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, the needs of the university, and sufficient enrollment in assigned courses. Anticipated start date is August 2021.
The College values our cultural and intellectual diversity and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.
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Qualifications & Application Instructions:
MA. in Spanish, applied linguistics, linguistics, or related field, by time of appointment.
Three years’ experience in higher education teaching Spanish language courses, and evidence of effective teaching (including online).
Familiarity with second language acquisition-based pedagogical strategies that include proficiency-based approaches to teaching Spanish and the ACTFL proficiency.
Native/near-native proficiency in both Spanish and English.
Demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion among diverse student populations.
Additional Preferred Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Spanish or related field by time of appointment.
Demonstrated proficiency in appropriate technologies in language instruction.
To guarantee full consideration, applicants must apply electronically to http://apply.interfolio.com/85142 . Please submit the following application materials in single electronic file:
Cover letter outlining how the applicant's experiences fit the qualifications listed.
Language teaching philosophy statement.
Evidence of teaching effectiveness (quantitative and sample of qualitative data from teaching evaluations).
A statement addressing how your past and/or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion will advance ASU’s commitment to inclusive excellence.
Contact information for three (3) references.
Initial application deadline is April 26, 2021; if not filled, applications will be reviewed every week thereafter until search is closed.
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
Internal Number: 16696
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