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Technical Expert (Part Time)

Company:
The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, Arizona
Category:
Tutors and Learning Resources

Posting Number: req9907

Department: Second Lang Acquis/Teach Prog

Location: Main Campus

Address: Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The Critical Languages Program offers less commonly taught languages (LCTLs) which are not available in traditional departments and formats at the University of Arizona. The Critical Languages Program seeks a part-time Swedish examiner to conduct midterm and final oral exams and to provide curriculum support. The candidate must be a native or near-native speaker of the Swedish language and be able to assess students' foreign language oral proficiency fairly and accurately based on the provided curriculum and performance-based model. Content focus may include Swedish language, grammar, pronunciation, speaking and listening.

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assess, grade, and provide evaluative feedback for each student's individual midterm and final exam performance.
  • Maintain written record of grade for one semester after issuance of grade.
  • Submit all grades and comments after each exam into D2L by specified dates.
  • Revise/update syllabi and send to tutor(s) and director one week prior to start of the semester.
  • Provide tutorial services as requested.
  • Consult and provide curricular support to tutor(s)/staff as necessary.
  • Maintain consistent communication with tutor(s).
  • Schedule exam dates within university guideline.
  • Interview tutor candidates as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's
    degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through professional level
    experience required.
  • Minimum
    of 3 years of relevant work experience is required.
  • Experience in teaching and conducting assessments in a second/foreign language classroom.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Swedish language education, second/foreign language education, or related field.
  • Experience in being an examiner for a self-instruction course.

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 6

Job FTE: .15

Work Calendar: Fiscal

Job Category: Instructional and Assessment Services

Benefits Eligible: No Benefits

Rate of Pay: $21.00

Compensation Type: hourly rate

Grade

7

Career Stream and Level

PC2

Job Family

Instructional Design & Support

Job Function

Instruct & Assessment Services

Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Contact Information for Candidates

Lauren Lazazzera

Administrative Associate

lnlazazz@arizona.edu

(520) 626-6718

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Resume

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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