Instructor of Spanish (Multiple Positions Available)

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LogoPosting NumberTMP00715PO19Classification TitleInstructorAdvertised TitleInstructor of Spanish (Multiple Positions Available)CampusColumbiaCollege/DivisionCollege of Arts and SciencesDepartmentCAS Languages, Literatures, and CulturesSalary$42,000Location of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per Week40Work ScheduleJob Search CategoryFaculty About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

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The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers temporary employees expected to work at least 30 hours per week health and life insurance, flexible spending accounts and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

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The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures is accepting applications for multiple full-time non-tenure track Instructors of Spanish. These are nine-month appointments, beginning August 16, 2019 and ending May 15, 2020. The salary for each position is $42,000.

Duties: Teach introductory through intermediate Spanish language courses (four classes per semester); prepare course syllabi and handouts; evaluate and grade student class work, assignments and papers; maintain required records including student attendance and grades; maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.


Minimum Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Spanish or a related field is required and must be in hand by August 1, 2019. Evidence of teaching experience at the collegiate level and native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English is expected.

Preferred Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Spanish, or a related field.

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Number of VacanciesMultipleDesired Start Date08/16/2019Proposed End Date05/15/2020Job Open Date05/23/2019Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicant

This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

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The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. List of References and Contact Information
    Optional Documents
    1. Letter of Recommendation 1
    2. Letter of Recommendation 2
    3. Letter of Recommendation 3
    4. Other Supporting Documents
    5. Teaching Statement




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    Posted: 5/29/2019
    Application Due: 9/27/2019
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