Lecturer in Spanish
Position Overview: The Department of World Languages and Cultural Studies is seeking to hire a non-tenure track Spanish Lecturer to teach Spanish language, literature and culture courses in the 2018-19 Academic Year. Minimum ABD required for this position. Applicants must have a strong commitment to teaching Spanish classes at all levels, including introductory language classes as well as upper level literature and culture courses. Experience teaching film and literature desirable. One year, full-time non-tenure track term position, beginning Fall 2018. The teaching load is 4 classes per semester.
Merrimack College is a private, selective, comprehensive college located 30 miles north of Boston in the historic and scenic Merrimack River Valley. Founded in 1947 by the Archbishop of Boston and the Order of St. Augustine, the College offers more than 100 undergraduate programs in science and engineering, business, liberal arts, and education and social policy. Merrimack also offers graduate programs in education, business, engineering, public affairs, and criminology. The College’s 3,200 undergraduate and nearly 450 graduate students come from 32 states and 31 countries to form an engaged community of thinkers, learners and achievers integrated in an academic culture of excellence, diversity and stature. An increasingly diverse population is served by Merrimack College. In keeping with our core value to build a community of teacher-scholars who welcome and respect a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, beliefs, and perspectives, we are actively seeking to recruit and retain faculty whose teaching, research, and/or service has prepared them to fulfill our commitment to inclusion. As such, we encourage candidates to describe in their application how their teaching, research, and service contribute to diverse communities. Merrimack College offers a generous compensation and benefits package such as medical and dental coverage and retirement plan. Merrimack is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to social justice and increasing the diversity of the campus community.
To Apply: Please apply with a letter of application and curriculum vitae. Review of candidates will begin immediately, and applications will be considered until the position is filled.