The Department of Spanish and Italian at The University of the South invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish to begin August 2021.
Typical Duties & Responsibilities:
The teaching load for this position is six courses per year. The selected candidate will be expected to teach courses at the beginning and intermediate levels in Spanish language.
Candidates must have an MA or Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment.
Successful candidates must possess native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English and demonstrate evidence of effective language teaching.
Interested applicants should post a cover letter, curriculum vitae, at least three letters of recommendation*, and all graduate transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable for initial review) by August 1, 2021. Initial interviews will be conducted via ZOOM.
*Letters of recommendation may be submitted electronically directly from the referees or via dossier services to Kristen Godsey, Assistant for Finance & Administration, at [email protected].
The University of the South, commonly known as Sewanee, comprises a nationally ranked residential College of Arts and Sciences and a School of Theology. The University is strongly committed to the values of intellectual inquiry, diversity, equity, and inclusion, and living and serving in community. Situated on 13,000 acres atop Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau, Sewanee is known for its stunning natural beauty while providing easy access to Chattanooga, Nashville, and Huntsville. The University is affiliated with the Episcopal Church and seeks to help employees of all backgrounds and identities flourish.
The University of the South is an equal opportunity educational institution that is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus environment.
Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful prescreening