Assistant/Associate Professor, Spanish, Language & Literature




Tipo de centro: 

Fecha límite: 


Tipo de contrato: 

Condiciones económicas: 

Salary commensurate with education and experience.


University of The Bahamas College of Liberal & Fine Arts is pleased to invite applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor, Spanish, Language & Literature. This full-time appointment will commence 1st August 2023..

Reporting to the HOD, Department of Foreign Languages, the Assistant/Associate Professor, Spanish, Language & Literature shall:

  • Engage programme review and academic programme promotion in conjunction with the home department at the Oakes Field Campus;
  • Teach & develop courses in language, speech, grammar, Hispanic & Latin American studies, literature and/or culture;
  • Teach Hispanic-Latin American film and Spanish language theatre;
  • Maintain classroom interaction with Anglophone students;
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate students and a willingness to promote foreign language learning through community outreach;
  • Increase access to language education through the use of technology;
  • Contribute to the development of quality distance education options for language learners.


Required Knowledge, SkillsaAnd Abilities

  • Tertiary-level teaching experience;
  • Publications in the areas of Spanish language, literature, linguistics, or Hispanic and Latin American studies;
  • Ability to teach Hispanic-Latin American film and Spanish-language theater is highly desirable;
  • Ability to teach another language such as Portugese is a plus;
  • Proficiency in Spanish and English.


  • Candidates must have an earned PhD in Spanish, Hispanic/Latin American/Spanish Studies or related field from an accredited institution with a rich university experience in teaching the Spanish language, literature and culture.

Cómo solicitar 

Application materials should include:

1. A cover letter describing academic philosophy and vision, research and publications;
2. Copies of academic certificates;
3. Copies of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degree programmes completed;
4. A current and complete curriculum vitae;
5. Copy of relevant pages of a valid passport showing photo ID, passport number and expiration date;
6. Names and contact information of three persons who can provide letters of reference;
7. Completed UB Application for Employment Form found at this link:

To Apply: Apply electronically at noting the position in the subject field.

Only electronic submissions will be accepted. Attach all of the above-listed in one electronic file. Additional materials will be required of shortlisted candidates. 


For additional information or informal inquiries, contact


Tipo de centro

Tipo de contrato