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Job ID: 133278

Spanish Adjunct Position
Simmons University

Date Posted Nov. 11, 2019
Title Spanish Adjunct Position
University Simmons University
Boston, MA, United States
Department Spanish
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct/Visiting Prof
  • Foreign Languages/Literatures

Located in Boston's historic Fenway area, Simmons University is a private, non-sectarian institution that has prepared women for leadership in the world through transformative education that links passion with purpose since 1899. Today, Simmons serves nearly 2,000 students in an undergraduate program for women and nearly 5,000 students in coeducational graduate programs. Simmons recently achieved university designation and completed an academic redesign establishing four interdisciplinary colleges, including the Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts, and Humanities.

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures in the Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts and Humanities at Simmons University seeks a part-time instructor to teach two sections of Spanish at the Intermediate level in the Spring of 2020. Applicants must be available to teach on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30-10:50 and 11:00-12:20 pm. Native or near-native proficiency in Spanish required. Applicants must be legally employable in the United States. Experience at the US college level is essential. MA or the equivalent in Spanish language pedagogy, literature, or culture preferred. Interested applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, plus two letters of recommendation at

Review of candidates will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Instructions to Applicants: Please upload all applicable application materials (e.g. resume/cv, cover letter, writing sample, teaching philosophy, etc.) in the "Resume/CV" box on page 2 ("My Experience") of this application. Documents can be uploaded individually or as a combined document (e.g. PDF).

Simmons University is committed to inclusive excellence in all aspects of an individual's community experience. As a university committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, Simmons encourages applications from all under-represented groups. Simmons is committed to creating, developing, promoting, and enhancing inclusive hiring practices-at all levels, for all positions-ensuring diverse talent pools and the delivery of a consistent positive candidate experience. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body, and curriculum.

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Located in Bostons historic Fenway area, Simmons College is a small, private, non-sectarian College which has educated students for enriching careers and purposeful lives since 1899. Working at Simmons means joining a collaborative, diverse and mission-driven community of educators and professionals.

We prepare students to be leaders for themselves, their communities and the world. Our faculty and staff members lead by example - sharing a commitment to excellence and putting the students first.

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