The Department of Modern and Classical Languages at North Central College seeks applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish. This position is a temporary non-tenure track appointment for the 2014-2015 academic year (September 1 – June 15). In addition to teaching elementary Spanish, duties of this position include coordinating the elementary Spanish program at the College and teaching courses on language pedagogy to students in our secondary certification program. Preference will be given to candidates who have completed a Ph.D. in Spanish or Spanish-related studies, but ABD candidates will also be considered. Successful candidates will likely have a specialization in language pedagogy and experience coordinating multiple sections of a language program. Applicants must have college experience teaching Spanish and a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence.
North Central College, founded in 1861, is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of 3000 students, located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville, within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station. For information about the College, please visit the website at https://www.northcentralcollege.edu.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, which includes a statement of teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation in electronic form to https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/25158. There is no application cost for the Interfolio service. For further information please email Dr. Norval Bard, Chair, Department of Modern & Classical Languages, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin July 1, 2014, and continue until the position is filled. Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply. EOE.