Assistant Professor - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit Institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position in Applied Linguistics in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, beginning fall 2015. The position is at the level of Assistant Professor. Ph.D. in hand by May 2015 is required. Candidates should demonstrate successful teaching experience at the university level and show initial scholarly achievement. Native or near-native fluency required in both English and Spanish. The successful candidate will specialize in second language acquisition and one or more of the following: Spanish linguistics, Spanish sociolinguistics, computer assisted language learning, or heritage language learners. Responsibilities include research, teaching and service. Courses include beginning and intermediate Spanish language courses; advanced undergraduate Spanish courses in the candidate's area of expertise; and graduate seminars. Ability to teach Spanish for specific purposes (medical, business) and/or translation is desirable. Teaching load is 2/2. Service responsibilities include language course coordination, TA training and active participation in the Division, Department, A&S College and University Committees. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, research agenda, and three letters of recommendation to Screening of applications begins November 17, 2014, and continues until the position is filled. All other correspondence regarding this position can be sent to Dr. Kara McBride, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at

Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes and encourages nominations of and applications from women and minorities.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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