Teaching Professor : Spanish

Apr 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Teaching Professor : Spanish

Requisition Number: FTFR000928

Division/College: College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


Teaching Professors/Academic Specialists teach elementary through advanced language courses in the World Languages Center. Duties include a teaching load of 3 courses per semester, directed studies, course and materials design and development, as well as participation in departmental meetings, workshops, student outreach, and other initiatives. This is a one-year, non-tenure track, renewable position with full benefits, which will begin on August 28, 2017.


The successful applicant should be well trained in the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language, have experience teaching languages using technology, and possess native or near native proficiency in Spanish. A degree in Spanish applied linguistics, second language acquisition, or pedagogy is highly desirable. Ability to teach Portuguese is an asset. A Master’s degree is required (Ph.D. degree preferred), along with previous college-level teaching experience. Candidates should have demonstrated commitment to fostering diverse and inclusive environments as well as to promoting experiential learning, which are central to a Northeastern University education.

Additional Information:
The College of Social Sciences and Humanities is a leader in the Experiential Liberal Arts (www.northeastern.edu/cssh/about/deans-welcome). Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a dynamic and highly selective urban research university in the center of Boston. Grounded in its signature co-op program, Northeastern provides unprecedented global experiential learning opportunities. The College is strongly committed to fostering excellence through diversity and enthusiastically welcomes nominations and applications from members of groups that have been, and continue to be, underrepresented in academia.

All applicants must use the on-line application process and submit a letter of application and CV. Applicants should include names, positions and contact information for three references - the search committee will solicit recommendations only as needed. To apply, please go to http://www.northeastern.edu/cssh/faculty-positions. Review of applications will begin on April 19, 2017 and the position will remain open until filled. Please address nominations and inquiries about the position to Stacey Katz Bourns, Director of the World Languages Center, at s.bourns@northeastern.edu.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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