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Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor, Spanish (Job #12720)

Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor, Spanish (Job #12720)

The School of International Letters & Cultures (SILC) at Arizona State University (Tempe Campus) invites applications for a Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Spanish Linguistics with a specialization in Second Language Acquisition/ Applied Linguistics and specific expertise in L2 face-to-face and/or online language program administration/coordination.

Anticipated start date is June 1, 2019. Arizona State University is the nation’s leading major public university committed to inclusion and excellence in research and education. SILC’s Spanish L2 programs are increasing in size at a robust rate, and we seek a candidate who excels in teaching and administration to help advance the School’s programs to national prominence.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Second Language Acquisition/ Applied Linguistics/Foreign Language Education at the time of hire.
  • Native or near-native proficiency in both Spanish and English
  • At least 3 years of demonstrated experience in developing face-to-face and/or online courses or programs

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated effectiveness in leadership and supervision of Spanish Language Programs at the post-secondary level
  • Research focus or interest in Applied Linguistics, teaching methodologies, CALL, or related area
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in college-level teaching, including Spanish hybrid and/or online courses
  • Knowledge of the ACTFL proficiency scale for foreign languages and its application in language programs
  • Demonstrated success meeting the needs of diverse student populations and/or reaching out to diverse communities

The successful candidate will be expected to coordinate the Spanish L2 language program; collaborate in training/mentoring teaching assistants; teach undergraduate courses; and participate in service to the school and university as appropriate in rank. Competitive salary, including summer stipend.

To apply, submit electronically to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13065 the following materials: 1) a current curriculum vitae; 2) a letter addressed to Prof. Sara Beaudrie, Search Committee Chair, outlining program administration experience, knowledge, and philosophy, L2 teaching philosophy and methodologies, and how the applicant's experiences fit the qualifications listed above; 3) two recent sets of student evaluations; and 4) the names, positions, and contact information (including email addresses) of three references, who may be contacted by academicjobsonline at a later stage in the search.

Initial deadline for complete application is February 19, 2019; if not filled, review will continue every two weeks thereafter until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html

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Faculty Associate Job # 12502

Faculty Associate Job # 12502

Faculty Associate
School of International Letters and Cultures (Job # 12502) 
Announcement of Vacancy

The School of International Letters & Cultures (SILC) at Arizona State University (Tempe Campus) invite applications for its Faculty Associate pool for the 2018-2019 academic year in the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Ancient Greek, Hebrew, Hindi-Urdu, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. The successful candidate(s) will teach lower division courses (face to face and/or online), prepare class materials, evaluate student work, and hold office hours to assist students. Faculty Associate positions are one semester, non- benefits eligible, fixed-term appointments with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in appropriate discipline, at time of appointment Native/near-native fluency in the respective language
Evidence of teaching effectiveness in related curriculum
Relevant post-secondary teaching experience

Experience teaching at the post-secondary level in person and online

Desired Qualifications

Terminal degree in an appropriate discipline
Demonstrated success in meeting the needs of diverse student populations and/or reaching out to diverse communities

Application Procedure:

To apply, send an email to silcjobs@asu.edu and attach application as one combined PDF document under job # 12502. In the subject line, reference job # and preferred language. Only electronic submissions will be reviewed. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

The application must contain the following:

  1. 1)  A letter of application addressing required and desired qualifications

  2. 2)  Current curriculum vitae

  3. 3)  Copies of teaching evaluations or a letter written by a supervisor confirming teaching evaluations

  4. 4)  Information for three professional references (their position, title, e-mail, and phone number).

Initial review of the application will begin on 7/31/2018 and every two weeks thereafter through the fiscal year (2019) based on the needs of the academic unit, and as needed for each semester period. A background check is required prior to employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. ASU's policy manual is located at https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and the complete non-discrimination statement at https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/