Instructor - Spanish

The Department of Modern Languages and Classics at the University of Alabama invites applications for two non-tenure-earning, full-time Spanish instructor positions to begin August 16, 2021. These are renewable appointments of up to three years (annual renewal based upon satisfactory performance review, staffing needs, and funding). Each successful applicant will teach undergraduate Spanish courses at first through third-year levels, with service. Specific assignments will be needs-based and may include course coordination.

Successful candidates must possess native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English and must demonstrate successful teaching at the university level. Preference will be  given to candidates with a Ph.D. in Spanish in hand by August 15, 2021, and who have an ongoing research agenda.

To apply, go to and complete the online application. Attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Xabier Granja, at Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the positions are filled.  

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

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