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Clinical Assistant Professor of Spanish Language and Culture

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Preference will be given to applications received by June 27, 2017; the position will be open until filled.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Spanish Language and Culture
Posting Number F1700105
Employer State
Appointment Term Term
Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The University at Buffalo invites applications for a full-time, clinical assistant professor (10-month) position in Spanish Language and Culture. The appointment will be made in Department of Romance Languages and Literatures. The position requires developing and teaching content-based Spanish language courses for professionals (e.g., Business Spanish, Spanish for Healthcare Professionals) and Spanish/Spanish-American area studies courses in English for General Education. The courses will be taught at the undergraduate level initially with the potential to develop graduate courses, for students in health, engineering, management and liberal arts programs. The clinical instructor will play an important role in developing and managing a professional language track in Spanish. The position will begin in the 2017-2018 academic year and will normally require teaching 4 courses per semester. There is no research obligation. The position offers a competitive clinical faculty salary and state employee benefits.

This is a one-year, non-tenure-track position with the possibility of subsequent one-year renewals.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have a PhD conferred by start date of appointment, and demonstrated experience and excellence in teaching Spanish language and culture at multiple levels.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience or training in Spanish for the Professions (Medical/Health, Business, Translation).

Physical Demands
FTE 1.00
Campus As Assigned
Special Instructions to Applicants

Preference will be given to applications received by June 27, 2017; the position will be open until filled.

Additional Information

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Contact Information

Contact's Name Elizabeth Scarlett
Contact's Title Department Chair and Professor of Spanish
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-645-0873

Posting Dates

Posted 05/26/2017
Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled 08/24/2017

Reference Letters

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Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents