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Assistant Professor Educator of Spanish

Date: Jul 16, 2021

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: University of Cincinnati

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL


Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.


Job Overview

The Department of Romance and Arabic Languages and Literatures (RALL) in the College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor Educator of Spanish  The successful candidate can expect to teach four courses per semester in RALL at the undergraduate level. These courses may include, but not be limited to, Spanish language, literature, and/or culture courses from the introductory to the advanced undergraduate levels  The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate commitment to excellence in teaching by utilizing innovative technologies and teaching methods from prior teaching experience, including Distance Learning, Second-Language Acquisition, as well as active and task-based learning  Service activities such as serving on departmental, College-wide, or University-wide committees and organizing Spanish study abroad or local immersion programs will also be expected  

Minimum Requirements

All of the following are required prior to the effective date of the appointment: a Ph D  in Spanish; minimum of three academic years of experience teaching courses in Spanish language, literature, or culture at the college (undergraduate or graduate) level, which could have been as a teaching assistant, adjunct or full-time faculty; and native or near-native fluency in Spanish.

Application Process

Interested and qualified applicants must complete our online application at https://jobs.uc.edu (Search requisition #65004)   In addition to the application, candidates must submit a letter outlining their interest in and qualifications for the position, a current curriculum vitae, a one-page diversity statement, teaching evaluations, and university transcripts of all graduate work  Please use the additional documents feature to attach the required information  Additionally, three letters of recommendation should also be sent by the recommenders to the Chair of the Committee Dr. Thérèse Migraine-George: migrait@ucmail uc edu 




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 65004


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