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The salary shown is the minimum (Annual) amount to be paid and may be set higher commensurate with individual's qualifications and experience.
The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) Dean of Faculty, Department of Foreign Language, anticipates filling the TEMP (full-time) position of Instructor of Spanish, beginning on 5 FEB 2018 and terminating on 21 DEC 2018.
Subsequent re-appointments will not be considered based upon an assessment of performance, Air Force and departmental needs, and funding availability.
This position is in the excepted civil service.
USAFA, located just north of Colorado Springs, Colorado, is an undergraduate institution that awards the Bachelor of Science degree as part of its mission to educate, train, and inspire men and women to become officers of character, motivated to lead in the United States Air Force and in service to our nation.
Faculty applications are invited from candidates who can contribute to this mission by interacting with cadets, both in and out of the classroom, as instructors and mentors.
The student body consists of approximately 4,000 men and women representing every state and several foreign countries.
The Academy faculty is an integrated group of military and civilian educators.
The curriculum includes core academic and professional courses, and 27 disciplinary and interdisciplinary majors.
USAFA is dedicated to the goal of building a pluralistic faculty committed to a multicultural environment that enriches the educational experience of our students.
Hence, we are especially interested in candidates whose teaching, life experience and/or research interests contribute to a climate that values and uses diversity in all its forms.
Interested persons should submit a curriculum vitae and a statement of interest that addresses the ways in which the applicant's qualifications meet the requirements of the ad to include evidence of teaching excellence, promise of research productivity, and commitment to diversity/inclusion.
Additional documents are required to complete your application package, please reference the "How to Apply" and "Required Documents" section for more information.
Essential qualities expected of every faculty member include the personal attributes of integrity, industry, cooperation, initiative, and breadth of intellectual interests.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: An earned Master's degree (must be completed by application deadline) in Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, 2nd Language Acquisition and applicable experience.
ACADEMIC DISCIPLINES: Master's in Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, 2nd Language Acquisition DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants will be assessed based on their teaching credentials, scholarship, service and education.
Successful applicants will possess personal attributes of integrity, industry, cooperation, initiative, and breadth of intellectual interests.
Applications will be accepted from U.S. Citizens (U.S. citizenship required at time of application).