Full Time Lecturer & Language Coordinator for Spanish
Location: Medford, Massachusetts
Type: Full Time
The Department of Romance Studies at Tufts University invites applications for a Spanish Language Coordinator/Full-time Lecturer position to begin September 1, 2023.
Responsibilities include teaching two Spanish language courses annually (one course per semester), coordinating two levels of elementary Spanish, overseeing the entire Spanish language curriculum, supervising and evaluating Spanish lecturers, hiring, training and supervising Teaching Assistants, coordinating and administering placement exams, evaluating students level ad-hoc, advising students, collaborating with other university offices, and promoting the program by organizing co-curricular and outreach events.
Requirements and skills
Masters’ degree required in Spanish language pedagogy, second language acquisition, linguistics, or a related field. PhD preferred.
Native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English.
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