United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa) is a Higher Learning Institution based in Nairobi, Kenya. USIU-Africa is accredited by both the Kenya Government through the Commission for University Education (CUE), and in America through the WASC Senior Colleges and Universities Commission (WSCUC).
USIU-Africa is seeking to recruit a qualified candidate to fill one full-time position in Spanish (Lecturer or Assistant Professor) at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences commencing from 1st January 2017. The University is particularly interested in a candidate with a background in Didactics of Spanish as a Foreign Language. Native or near native fluency in Spanish (C2 or at least C1) is required along with excellent English communication skills (B2 or above).
Along with the corresponding salary (Lecturer or Assistant Professor), other benefits include an annual return air ticket to the candidate’s country of origin and accommodation within USIU-Africa campus.
Interested individuals may send their inquiries, and CV along with a cover letter to Mr. Jared Raburu (firstname.lastname@example.org) Director of Human Resources, USIU-Africa. The application deadline is 15th September 2016. Review of applications will begin from 17th September 2016 and continue until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates may be interviewed by phone or via videoconference.
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
1. Spanish, General Education Program –Assistant Professor/Lecturer (1 position)Job Summary:The successful candidate will be reporting to the Dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. The candidate will be expected to teach, conduct research and engage in community service.
The following charter reflects the research and publication points according to the Harmonized Criteria and Guidelines for Appointment and Promotion of Academic Staff in Universities in Kenya (pg. 2).