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Mercyhurst University Department of World Languages and Cultures is looking to fill a full-time position (non-tenure track) in Spanish.
The successful candidate will be responsible for student academic advisement and will have committee and assessment responsibilities within the department and/or university. The successful candidate is expected to teach and advise students effectively; actively engage in continued scholarly growth in the field; and make professional, departmental, and university service contributions.
- Candidates who already have the PhD are strongly preferred but ABD will be considered.
- One to three years of professional teaching experience.
The successful candidate will hold a PhD in Spanish and/or Second Language Acquisition and be able to teach all levels of Spanish, as well as oversee the world language K-12 education program, including the observation and mentoring of student teachers. She or he should be able to demonstrate evidence of excellence in teaching. Native or near-native ability in both Spanish and English is essential.
Candidates should submit a letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts (initial submissions may be unofficial copies), and three letters of recommendation (at least one of which should clearly address teaching ability) to the Human Resource department at Mercyhurst University. We will begin considering applications on November 15. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
501 East 38th Street
Erie, PA 16546
Finalists must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process which includes a teaching demonstration. Verification of all earned degrees through the receipt of original transcripts, acceptable background clearance reports, authorization to be employed in the United States, and positive references.