Instructor/Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish
February 6, 2018
Higher Education Institution
Languages, Literatures, and Writing: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to begin Fall 2018 to teach Spanish in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Writing. The successful candidate will be based on the Hamilton campus and will teach both face-to-face and online courses. Teaching courses at other regional campuses may be required. The teaching load will include introductory and intermediate level Spanish language courses. Miami University Regionals (MUR) are open admissions campuses with a liberal arts curriculum. We offer associate and bachelor’s degrees, as well as pathways to degree programs at Miami University’s Oxford campus.
Require: Master’s degree (for appointment as Instructor) or Ph.D. (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor), by date of appointment, in Spanish, Spanish education, or equivalent; experience teaching Spanish language; native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English.
Desire: Experience teaching flipped, hybrid, or online formats; familiarity with ACTFL proficiency guidelines and performance descriptors, integrated performance assessments, and communicative teaching methods.
Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=5263. Please note: evidence of teaching effectiveness can include course evaluations, teaching philosophy, and/or sample activities). Inquiries may be directed to Jill Gomez at email@example.com. Screening of applications will begin February 23, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
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Internal Number: 5263
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