Adjunct Spanish Instructor

Jul 16, 2019
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title: Adjunct Spanish Instructor
Location: Rochester
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 331541

The successful candidate will have a Masters in Spanish or significant experience teaching Spanish language at the college level (preferably both).The course begins Wednesday, Sept. 4, with the instructor available to prepare two weeks prior.

About the Job

The University of Minnesota Rochester is currently seeking a temporary teaching instructor for one section of SPAN 2521, Spanish-III, Fall semester (August 26th through December 27th, 2019).The course provides a communicative approach to grammar and vocabulary at the intermediate level within the context of the healthcare environment in both personal and professional interactions. There is a focus on listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in culturally and situationally appropriate ways. Students should expect to review and deepen previously covered grammar structures and learn in-depth medical Spanish vocabulary. Lecture is limited with class time spent primarily in small group practice. Taught utilizing student-centered, active learning and writing-integrated approaches.

How To Apply

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.

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This position will remain open until filled.

To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail [email protected] or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).


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About the U of M

The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR)

The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) offers distinctive health sciences education to prepare students for a broad spectrum of current and emerging careers, ranging from patient care to pure and applied research. Serving more than 750 students in the heart of downtown Rochester, UMR is "recoding the DNA of learning" through individualized experience, personal growth, community engagement, and an integrated health sciences curriculum for tomorrow's health professionals.