Spanish Faculty

Marion, Grant County
May 02, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Indiana Wesleyan University seeks a creative and engaging teacher-scholar, who is dedicated to the ideals of liberal learning and an educational philosophy based on the centrality of Jesus Christ and the integration of faith and learning. This faculty member will engage in teaching, advising, and mentoring undergraduate foreign language and foreign language education majors on the residential Marion campus. IWU seeks applicants who are active scholars and especially welcomes applicants who bring diverse ethnic, racial, and international perspectives to their scholarship and teaching. A PhD in Spanish (with a specialization in literature, teaching methodology, linguistics, or phonology) is preferred; ABD candidates will be considered. The ideal candidate would also have a graduate degree in a second foreign language. The Division of Modern Language and Literature provides critical leadership in reading, writing, literature, and language for the general education program of the College of Arts and Sciences on the Marion campus. With 14 full-time faculty members and more than 150 majors, the division offers the following majors: English, English Education, Writing, Spanish, Spanish Education, TESOL, and TESOL Education. The Division publishes a literary magazine and houses the English and Writing Club, Spanish Club, and Sigma Tau Delta. Pending budget approval, the position will be open for fall of 2014. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until position is filled. The final candidate(s) selected must have the ability to pass a comprehensive background screen.