Instructor of Spanish (focus in Hispanic Linguistics)

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Instructor of Spanish (focus in Hispanic Linguistics)

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School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs


Hispanic Studies

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Instructor of Spanish with a Focus in Hispanic Linguistics:

The Department of Hispanic Studies at the College of Charleston seeks a full-time faculty member with experience in Spanish language and Hispanic Linguistics. The Instructor is a renewable position, and during the sixth year undergoes review for promotion to the rank of Senior Instructor. The position is benefits-eligible; the salary is competitive.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in Spanish, contribute to the Linguistics minor and, when necessary, to the M.Ed. Program in Languages. Teaching load will be 4/4. Candidates with a Ph.D. in hand at the time of appointment given strong preference.

Position begins August 2021, full benefits and competitive salary. Strong command of Spanish and English required; at least two years of full-time teaching experience preferred. Additional duties may include, but are not restricted to, participating in department and college functions; advising students and clubs; occasional directing of summer and semester study programs in Spain and Latin America.

To apply, please submit the following via Interfolio: (1) letter of application detailing experience/preparation; (2) an updated CV; (3) unofficial transcripts; (4) summary sheets for recent student evaluations of teaching; (5) three recent letters of recommendation. Applicant Contact: Dr. Antonio Perez-Nunez, Committee Chair: [email protected]
Review of applications will begin February 5th, 2021 and will continue until position is filled. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Preliminary interviews will be conducted from Charleston via Zoom, with finalists being invited to participate in a more comprehensive, secondary interview process, also to be conducted via the Zoom platform.

To learn more about the College of Charleston, visit our web page at; for Hispanic Studies, visit

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The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

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Posted: 1/5/2021
Application Due: 1/14/2021
Work Type: Full Time