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Adjunct Faculty for Beginning Spanish at Nebraska Wesleyan University


Nebraska Wesleyan University is seeking applicants to fill adjunct teaching positions. Applicants will be considered who are able to teach coordinated sections of first- and second-semester Spanish. Currently, the department has a need for 2 sections of Stage 1 Spanish in the Spring, with the potential to continue the following semesters. 

Modern Languages

•             At least a Master’s Degree in the discipline

•             One to three years of teaching experience is preferred

•             Experience with best practices about teaching novice language learners, with a focus on communication.

•             Background check and official transcripts needed post job offer, pre-employment

Commitment to Diversity

Diversity is a core value of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s mission and we embrace it as a source of strength.  Applicants are encouraged to demonstrate how they are able to enhance and embrace this University core value in a diversity statement submitted as part of their letter of interest.

Nebraska Wesleyan University provides equal educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons in all areas of university operation without regard to religion or creed, age, genetic information, gender identity and expression, sexual identity and orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, race, or national or ethnic origin, in compliance with state and federal laws, including but not limited to Title XII, Title IX, and the ADA. E-Verify, EOE. 

How to Apply

Applicants should submit the following materials through the application portal to Dr. Catherine Nelson, Chair of the Department of Modern Languages: a letter of interest that outlines experience teaching and how the applicant aligns with NWU’s commitment to diversity; a curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy including a discussion of innovative teaching strategies; and the names and contact information for three professional references.  You may provide all application materials at the following URL:  Review of applications will begin immediately. 


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