Adjunct Faculty: Spanish

Concordia University Wisconsin

United States

November 7, 2021

Description

Concordia is a Lutheran higher education community committed to helping students develop in mind, body and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and in the world.

Position Summary

Concordia University Ann Arbor is seeking part-time adjunct faculty member(s) to teach Spanish class(es) for the School of Arts & Sciences. The appointment will begin in the Fall 2021 semester upon the hiring of a suitable candidate and may be a renewable position. Specific areas that need to be filled include:

  • SPAN 101 Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:05 AM - 12:20 PM
  • SPAN 102 Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:35 PM - 1:50 PM
  • Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides evaluation
  • Responsible for meeting with assigned students throughout the semester
  • Provides a quality learning experience for students on a semester basis.
  • Adjunct faculty reports to the chair and performs instruction-related duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies, and procedures of the university
  • All other duties as assigned
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent communication, problem-solving, and organization skills
  • Record of professional engagement is desirable
  • Supportive of the mission and values of Concordia University Wisconsin/Ann Arbor and the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS)
  • Physical Demands/Equipment

    Education and Experience

    Candidates must possess a Master's degree in Spanish from an accredited institution. 18 credits is the minimum we require to be considered for hire.

    Compensation and Benefits

    This is a part-time, exempt (salary) adjunct faculty position. Salary is based on the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate.

    Application Instructions

    To receive full consideration, all applicants are asked to complete and submit an online employment application through the Concordia University Employment page. Please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, resume/CV, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until successful candidates are identified.

    Click the Apply Now section on the job page and then click the Apply For This Position button to begin the application process.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    It is the policy of CU to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

    The University will not discriminate against or harass any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin (including ancestry), citizenship status, physical or mental disability, age, marital status, gender, veteran or military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

    However, CU is an institution of the LCMS and, to the extent allowed by law, CU reserves the right to give preference in employment based on religion. In addition, preference in holding certain employment positions is given to ordained or rostered ministers of the LCMS. Based on a religious tenet, CU recognizes only male, LCMS ordained Ministers of the Gospel, but recognizes both male and female LCMS Rostered Ministers of the Gospel.

    The Human Resources Department has been appointed to manage the equal employment opportunity program, including all equal employment opportunity activities, as required by federal, state and local agencies. If any employee or applicant for employment believes this policy has been violated, he/she must contact the Director of Human Resources.

    Concordia University is a HLC accredited, co-educational, liberal arts school offering more than 70 undergraduate majors, over 40 master's degree programs, and 4 doctoral programs. There are also a variety of accelerated evening and e-learning programs.