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Spelman College
Job Location:
Atlanta, 30314
Foreign Languages and Literatures

Faculty/Type Title



Spring Semester 2024

About the College

Spelman College seeks teacher/scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching and to the continued enhancement of the academic environment for students and colleagues. Founded in 1881, Spelman College is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Atlanta, GA. The oldest historically Black college for women in the United States, Spelman is a member of the Atlanta University Center Consortium and Atlanta Regional Consortium for Higher Education.

Position Description

The Department of World Languages and Cultures at Spelman College is seeking applications for a part-time Portuguese instructor position for the Spring 2024 semester. The successful candidate will be expected to teach one Portuguese language class at a beginning or intermediate level, including the responsibilities for designing the syllabus, grading students' work, and offering regular office hours for academic advisement. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to work with other faculty members in support of Spelman College's goal to achieve excellence in teaching.


Master, ABD or Ph.D of Arts in Portuguese language pedagogy
Teaching Portuguese language as a foreign/second language, Portuguese linguistics, or related fields.
Native or near-native proficiency in both Portuguese and English.

Posting Number: F471P

Open Date: 11/14/2023

Special Instructions to Applicants

Any correspondence regarding the position or your application will be relayed to you by our Faculty Affairs Team. Please do not reach out to any department faculty regarding the position or status of your application. We appreciate your interest and consideration.

COVID-19 Vaccination Protocol

Due to the heightened risk of contracting COVID-19 and the spread of variants, Spelman College requires up to date COVID-19 vaccination of all faculty, staff, and students (collectively "Campus Community") that have job duties, attend classes, or are otherwise present on campus. You will need to submit proof of up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination: full vaccination and a booster (when eligible) or a single dose of the bivalent vaccine) prior to your first day on campus or you may seek a medical or religious exemption to the vaccination requirement by providing the necessary documentation to: Yemi Brown, PharmD Manager of COVID-19 Operations, at Upon receiving your Spelman Technology log-in credentials, please keep your vaccination or exemptions records up-to-date using Etrieve.
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