Tenure-Track Position Modern Languages/Spanish

Job description

Wells College invites applicants for a Full-Time, Tenure-Track position in Modern Languages/Spanish to begin in August 2019. In addition to teaching courses in Spanish language and culture, the successful candidate will administer programs in modern languages, develop courses that serve the General Education Curriculum in language and culture, and serve as a faculty advisor for different off-campus study programs. The successful candidate will demonstrate ability to teach language acquisition in innovative ways and will facilitate and respond to diverse student learning needs. 

Wells College is a private four-year Liberal Arts college located in the Finger Lakes region of New York. The mission of Wells College is to educate students to think critically, reason wisely, and act humanely as they cultivate meaningful lives. Through Wells' academic program, residential atmosphere, and community activities, students learn and practice the ideals of the liberal arts. The Wells experience prepares students to appreciate complexity and difference, to embrace new ways of knowing, to be creative, and to respond ethically to the interdependent worlds to which they belong. Committed to excellence in all areas of its reach, Wells College equips students for lifelong learning and for sharing the privileges of education with others. 

In this search, Wells College wishes to reinforce its commitment to increase faculty and staff diversity, recognizing that to provide a diverse learning environment is to prepare students for personal and professional success in an increasingly multicultural and global society. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Spanish, completed by August 2019
  • Experience teaching in a higher education setting 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with other modern languages 

Application Materials

  • letter of application
  • C.V.
  • list of three references with contact information
  • Teaching Philosophy Statement
  • Diversity Statement 

Review of applications will begin March 1; applications are due no later than March 15.

Apply at: www.wells.edu/employment




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Posted: 2/15/2019
Application Due: 3/15/2019
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