Lecturer of Spanish - Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese

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Job location: Charlottesville, VA

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-06-04
Req: R0006917

The Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese at the University of Virginia invites applications for a full-time, one-year Lecturer of Spanish, with an anticipated start date of August 25, 2019.

We seek a strong language instructor to teach three courses in the fall 2019 and three courses in the spring 2020.  Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, teaching language and culture undergraduate courses in Spanish.  An M.A. in Spanish or Applied Linguistics (with a focus on Spanish) at the time of application is required.  Candidates must also have a strong commitment to teaching. A minimum of two years of teaching experience at the college or university level in the U.S. is required. Native or near-native proficiency in Spanish is also required.


Please apply at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs (or through Workday "Find Jobs" for internal applicants). Complete an application online and attach the following. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded to the application.

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Representative sample of student evaluations
  • Contact information for three references

***Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration.***

Review of applications will begin June 24, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.

For questions about the position, please contact Prof. Omar Velázquez-Mendoza, Search Chair, at [email protected].

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Savanna Galambos, Senior Faculty Search Advisor, at [email protected].

UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area.  To learn more please visit https://dualcareer.virginia.edu/. For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see http://www.virginia.edu/life/charlottesville and https://embarkcva.com/.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.




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Posted: 6/6/2019
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