Lecturer in Spanish - Non-Tenure Track (Two Positions)

Duties and Responsibilities

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, College of Arts and Sciences, Loyola University Chicago (LUC), is accepting applications for two three-year, full-time, non-tenure-track positions at the rank of Lecturer, to begin in the fall 2019.

The successful candidates will teach four undergraduate courses per semester, ranging from beginning to high intermediate level Spanish language courses, and will also be required to serve as coordinators for one language-level: SPAN 101-102, SPAN 103-104, or SPAN 250-251.

Qualifications

An M.A. required and a Ph.D. is desirable. Candidates must have a record of excellence in teaching the Spanish language at the levels indicated. Candidates should also have experience in the innovative use of technology in the classroom, and be willing to assess all language levels and supervise e-portfolios. Experience in second language acquisition and/or expertise in applied linguistics are also desirable. Candidates must be willing to support the mission of LUC and the goals of a Jesuit Catholic Education

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

M.A. required; Ph.D. is desirable. 
Record of excellence in teaching the Spanish language at the levels indicated. 
Experience in the innovative use of technology in the classroom.

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Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should submit a current Curriculum Vitae, a teaching statement, and a letter of interest outlining the candidate’s qualifications to www.careers.luc.edu. Names and email addresses of three individuals prepared to speak to the professional qualifications of the candidate for this position are required. Referees will not be contacted immediately but might be at subsequent points in the review process. Submit additional materials related to teaching excellence to:

Susana Cavallo, Ph.D. 
Chair, Modern Languages, and Literatures
Professor of Spanish
scavall@luc.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Applicants should submit a current Curriculum Vitae, a teaching statement, and a letter of interest outlining the candidate’s qualifications to www.careers.luc.edu. Names and email addresses of three individuals prepared to speak to the professional qualifications of the candidate for this position are required. Referees will not be contacted immediately but might be at subsequent points in the review process. Submit additional materials related to teaching excellence to: Susana Cavallo, Ph.D. Chair, Modern Languages, and Literatures Professor of Spanish scavall@luc.edu Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty. The University seeks to increase the diversity of its professoriate, workforce and undergraduate and graduate student populations because broad diversity - including a wide range of individuals who contribute to a robust academic environment - is critical to achieving the University's mission of excellence in education, research, educational access and services in an increasingly diverse society. Therefore, in holistically accessing the many qualifications of each applicant, we would factor favorably an individual's record of conduct that includes experience with an array of diverse perspectives, as well as a wide variety of different educational, research or other work activities. Among other qualifications, we would also factor favorably experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to an academic career or degrees.

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1032 W Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60660

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Chicago

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