Assistant Professor, World Languages

Westfield State University in Massachusetts

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 6, 2012
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The department of World Languages seeks applications for a full-time, tenure track position beginning Fall semester 2012. The successful candidate will teach Spanish language at all levels, and literature/culture of the Spanish-speaking world.

Minimum qualification: Ph.D.in Spanish required; the area if specialization is open.

NOTE: FOR THOSE WHO ARE VIEWING THIS JOB POSTING FROM ANOTHER WEBSITE,YOU MUST APPLY USING THE UNIVERSITYS ONLINE JOB SITE TO BE CONSIDERED. PLEASE USE THIS APPLICATION QUICK LINK TO APPLY:

http://jobs.westfield.ma.edu/postings/383

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until finalists have been selected.


Cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for 3-5 references are required attachments to the application.  An unofficial transcript of highest degree is also required, however, applicants who do not have this document available electronically may forward a paper copy to:

World Language Studies Department
Westfield State University
P.O. Box 1630
Westfield, MA  01086-1630


ABOUT WESTFIELD

Westeld State University is an education leader committed to providing students with a learning experience built on its founding principle as the rst public co-educational college in America to offer an education without barrier to race, gender or economic status. Emphasizing teaching, student advising, and student involvement in the life of the University and the community, Westfield State University's primary mission is to assist its students to develop intellectually and to use their knowledge and skills to improve the social and economic conditions in their communities.

A public institution, the University has been offering online bachelor's degree courses since 2008. In January, 2012, U.S. News & World Reports first-ever edition of Top Online Education Programs ranked Westfield State #1 in the country for faculty credentials and training in online education programs.

In 2011, Westfield State University was named one of Americas Great College to Work For by the prestigious Chronicle of Higher Education. Westfield is a place to work, learn and grow. Some of the full-time employee benefits include health insurance, pension plan, wellness facilities, vacation days, and tuition waivers for employees and their dependents.

Westfield is located in western Massachusetts, just ten minutes from Mass Pike, Exit 3, fifteen minutes from Holyoke, twenty minutes from Springeld, and thirty minutes from Northampton.


How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://jobs.westfield.ma.edu/postings/383