The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Faculty-in-Residence in Spanish w/Spanish for the Professions courses
PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
UNLV is a comprehensive research university of approximately 27,000 students and 2,800 faculty
and staff dedicated to teaching, research, and service. The university has internationally recognized programs in hotel administration and
creative writing; professional degrees in law, architecture, and dental medicine; and leading programs in fine arts, sciences and education.
UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in dynamic Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on-line at:
ROLE of the POSITION
The UNLV Department of Foreign Languages invites applications for a full-time, renewable
Faculty-in- Residence position in Spanish to begin August 2013. The appointee will teach four Spanish courses per semester: language courses
at the undergraduate level as well as other courses based on department needs, especially Spanish for the Professions
The successful applicant will have a native or near-native command in both Spanish and English. Ph.D. from
a regionally accredited college or university or its equivalent in Spanish required. Experience teaching Spanish for the Profession courses,
especially Spanish for Business, Spanish for Medicine, and Spanish for Tourism is highly desirable.
Application materials must
include a detailed cover letter, current curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and a writing sample in
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon
Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names,
addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their
qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information
on which the initial review of materials will be based.
Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates'
materials will begin on March 6, 2013, and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. Materials should be
addressed to Jorge Galindo, Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted via on-line application at https://hrsearch.unlv.edu. For
assistance with UNLV's on-line applicant portal, contact UNLV Employment Services at (702) 895-2894 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
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