Directorship of Penn Abroad Program in Seville, Spain: Academic
The Office of International
Programs will be appointing a University of Pennsylvania faculty
member to direct its program in Seville, Spain, during the 2002-2003
academic year. The program is sponsored jointly with Cornell University
and the University of Michigan, and enrolls up to 45 students from
all three schools for one or two semesters of study at the University
The Resident Director
is the academic and administrative head of the program, supervising
the on-site operations and staff (an assistant director and an office
assistant), advising students on their academic program and course
selection, and serving as the representative of the program in Spain.
He/she will also teach one course each term to program participants.
Requirements for the position include fluent Spanish and a demonstrated
ability to work with undergraduate students. Administrative experience
is also desirable. Applications from tenured and non-tenured faculty
will be considered.
It is expected that the
Resident Director will spend eleven months in Spain, arriving in
late August and remaining through July 15 of the following year.
Salary and benefits will be negotiated with the selected candidate.
The program provides housing and supplementary medical insurance.
Additionally, the program will pay for an orientation trip for the
Resident Director and for travel for the academic year for the Resident
Director and his or her spouse, and will provide a limited allowance
for excess baggage.
Faculty who wish to be
considered for the directorship should submit a letter of application
and a current curriculum vitae to Donna Butler, Office of International
Programs, 133 Bennett Hall, by November 26, 2001. For further information
please contact Donna Butler at (215) 898-1652 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
--Office of International
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 12, November 13, 2001
November 13, 2001
Volume 48 Number 12