Spanish Lecturer/University in the High School Span. Liaison

Albany, NY - Posted on: Tuesday 05/24/16

Description

About University at Albany:

Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,300 students in eight schools and colleges across three campuses.

Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.

Job Description:

Responsibilities Include:

  • Teach 2 Spanish courses each fall and 2 Spanish courses each spring in Languages, Literatures & Cultures Department
  • Serve as Spanish Liaison to the University in the High School Program, to include:  
    •   Review curriculum and high school teacher qualifications
    •   Coordinate annual teacher workshop
    •   Visit Spanish high school teachers 

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English
  • Master's Degree from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization 
  • Applicants must address in their applications their abilities to work with culturally diverse populations.
  • Reliable transportation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD in Spanish from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization 
  • Experience in teaching at secondary and university levels

Additional Information:

Professional Rank and Salary Range: Lecturer, $45,000

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To Apply:

Please apply online via http://albany.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=71668

Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Statement of teaching philosophy

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Review of applications will begin on June 15th and continue until the position is filled.