Instructor of Spanish

Beebe, Arkansas
$38,425 - $48,125
Dec 21, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Community College

Arkansas State University – Beebe, a two-year residential community and technical college a part of the Arkansas State University System, invites applications for a full-time, promotion and tenure eligible, Instructor or Assistant Professor of Spanish to begin August 2019.


The successful candidate will possess fluent Spanish conversational, writing and reading skills and a strong ability to teach freshman and sophomore-level courses to include Spanish I, Spanish II, Spanish III, Spanish IV and Conversational Spanish. Online instruction via the Canvas LMS platform will be required.

The individual hired will: 

• Maintain a 5/5 Fall & Spring course load

• Teach Face to Face, Hybrid, and Online course offerings as needed

• Develop and deliver online Spanish courses

• Maintain an active roster of advisees across many Arts & Humanities disciplines

• Assist with curriculum development and review

• Participate in program assessment

• Engage in student recruitment and retention initiatives

• Serve community outreach programs such as developing and/or teaching continuing education Spanish courses

• Develop and participate in study abroad opportunities for students

• Institutional committee service


The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire for teaching and community engagement rather than research and publishing.


The finalists are subject to a criminal background check. Must be eligible to work in the United States.


Required Qualifications: Master’s degree in Spanish or Master’s degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Spanish. One to three years teaching experience. Strong computer and technology skills.


Preferred Qualifications: Three to five years teaching. International program development experience.