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Lecturer in Spanish for the Professions

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Applications should include a cover letter, CV, contact information for three references, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Please submit all materials electronically. Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Lecturer
Posting Number 2017_00544F
Posting Type
Official Title LECTURER
Working Title Lecturer in Spanish for the Professions
Title Code 55000
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Salary Range
Job Summary

The Department of Romance Languages at the University of Georgia ( invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track position as Lecturer in Spanish for the Professions, effective August 2018. Required: Ph.D. in Spanish or related field, native or near-native proficiency in Spanish and English, and evidence of professional development in one or more of the following areas: business, engineering, health sciences, international or legal affairs, translation, or interpretation. Teaching load: four courses per semester (8/yr.). Candidates should be dynamic language instructors prepared to teach and develop Spanish for the Professions courses to undergraduate students.

UGA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Americans with Disabilities Act employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status. The Franklin College of Arts & Sciences, its many units, and UGA are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Faculty members are expected to contribute to the college’s goals of creating and sustaining a diverse and inclusive learning environment.

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Georgia offers a high quality of life in terms of both outdoor and urban activities ( UGA ( is a land and sea grant institution located in Athens, 75 miles northeast of Atlanta, the state capital (; (

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Spanish or related field and native or near-native proficiency in Spanish and English.

Preferred Qualifications
Degree Level Doctorate
Posting Date 11/01/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess native or near-native proficiency in Spanish and English?
    • yes
    • no

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Portfolio/Philosophy
Optional Documents