The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track, fixed-term faculty position at the rank of Teaching Instructor or Teaching Assistant Professor (depending upon qualifications) beginning Fall 2021. The faculty member will be responsible for teaching all levels of Spanish with a teaching load of four courses per semester.
Special Instructions To Application:
To apply, complete a candidate profile and submit a cover letter of interest and curriculum vitae online at www.jobs.ecu.edu. Arrange for three current letters of recommendation to be sent through the PeopleAdmin system. Also, please provide the names of and contact information for three current references.
Screening will begin March 10, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Official transcript is required upon employment.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
MA in Spanish is required, or MA with 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching field for an appointment as Teaching Instructor. For an appointment as Teaching Assistant Professor, PhD in the teaching field is required. Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. Native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English is required.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 936015
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures (www.foreign.ecu.edu) is one of sixteen departments in the Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences at East Carolina University. It is a diverse, research-active, and collegial unit that offers a Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Languages and Literatures with seven concentration areas: French, French Education, German, German Education, Hispanic Studies, Hispanic Studies Education, and Global Studies; minors in French, German, and Hispanic Studies; a Master of Arts in Hispanic Studies, an advanced language and culture option in the Master of Arts in International Studies, and a Hispanic Studies teaching area in the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT). The Department offers Greek, Latin, Russian, and Japanese in support of Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences interdisciplinary minors in Classical Studies, Russian Studies, and Asian Studies, and concentrations in the Bachelor of Arts in multidisciplinary studies in Classics, Classical Civilization, Russian Studies, and Asian Studies.
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