Assistant Instructor, Spanish

The Department of World Languages at the University of South Florida is seeking candidates for an appointment to a nine-month position of Assistant Instructor, effective August 08, 2022.

- Coordinate all levels of Spanish I-III
- Supervise all Spanish language Teaching Assistants
- Teach beginning and intermediate Spanish Courses

Minimum Qualifications:
Master’s (M.A.) degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate field of specialization or equivalent qualifications based on professional experience and otherwise qualified to perform assigned duties by August 08, 2022. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Instructor.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Master’s (M.A.) degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of Spanish or a closely related field from an accredited institution.
- Two (2) years of experience teaching Spanish at the University level.
- Two (2) years of experience supervising Teaching Assistants or coordinating language courses.
- Experience teaching both face-to-face and online courses.
- Certification in online instruction.
- Coursework in second language acquisition and pedagogy.

Special Skills:
- Excellent communication skills in Spanish and English.

Information for Applicants:
This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.
Job Opening ID: 28652
Posting Date: 10/04/2021
Posting End Date/Application Deadline: 11/29/2021
Review of applications will begin on 12/01/2021 - incomplete applications will NOT be reviewed.

Contact Information:
Ms. Claudine Boniec
Phone: 813-974-5510

How To Apply:
To apply online, please visit (click on Access Careers@USF, find job opening by Advanced Search - Job Opening ID Number: 28652) and complete the required information and attaching all the materials below (REQUESTED MATERIAL MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT - if you cannot upload all materials under one attachment, please email them to the listed person of contact):

Application materials MUST include:
- A current CV
- Cover letter
- Evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., course evaluations, awards)
- Three (3) letters of recommendation (to be sent directly to Ms. Claudine Boniec,, by the application deadline – these may be sent via a dossier service (i.e., Interfolio) or letter writers may send their letters directly via email. IMPORTANT: We will not directly reach out to your letter writers.)

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Claudine Boniec (813-974-5510 or a minimum of five (5) working days in advance.

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