Assistant Professor of Spanish

Southern University and A&M College
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Apr 19, 2017
Languages and Literature
Irma Cobb
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Languages and Literature at Southern University in Baton Rouge is seeking applications for a tenure track position in Spanish/TESOL, ESL, TEFL, or ELT at the rank of Assistant Professor. The candidate will be responsible for: teaching four (4) courses per semester in undergraduate Spanish language, literature, linguistics, TESOL, ESL, ELT and/or culture courses, advising students; serving the department, the university and the community; engaging in scholarly activities and developing an ESL/English concentration. Teaching schedules may include assignments in the evening or on-line classes, and coordinating or teaching intensive immersion courses and programs.

The applicant must have a Ph. D., have credentials to teach Spanish at the college level and hold a TESOL, ESL,TEFL, or ELT certification and be fluent (native speaker level) in Spanish. Teaching experience in Spanish and some TESOL, ESL, TEFL, or ELT courses for 2-5 years at a college level is required. Online teaching and some experience with Study Abroad programs is desired.

To apply please submit an application, job letter, full CV, three (3) letters of recommendation and phone numbers, diversity statement (***upload under writing sample***), research statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence (including student perceptions and peer/supervisor observation reports) (***upload under writing sample***) and a copy of graduate transcripts.

The above information should be sent to Dr. Irma Cobb at the email address:

Criminal background check and reference verification is required.

Southern University and A&M College System is an equal opportunity employer.