Tipo de contrato:
The Department of World Languages and Literatures at the University of Memphis is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Spanish position to begin Fall 2020, pending availability of funds. Area of Specialization: Second Language Acquisition and Applied Linguistics.
Duties will include teaching of language and linguistics courses at all levels, coordination of the basic program in Spanish, and supervision of the graduate assistants in Spanish. The faculty member will also be required to engage in research and publish regularly in order to progress towards tenure and promotion.
Ph.D. in Spanish or related area, with a specialization in Second Language Acquisition/Applied Linguistics. Native or near native proficiency in Spanish required, as well as strong research potential in the field, excellence in teaching as demonstrated by student and supervisor evaluations, and technological skills (experience with online education highly desirable).
Applicants must upload cover letter, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcript, teaching philosophy, recent student evaluations from calendar year 2019 (use other document link), and email addresses for three reference providers. The Workforum system will send an email to the reference provider giving them instructions for submitting the letter.