Assistant Professor, Spanish Minor Coordinator resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Assistant Professor with 10 years of experience with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Successfully contributed to a Spanish minor curriculum development and delivery. Innovative professor, bringing proven success in implementing technology-based curriculum delivery and assessment tools. Passionate about fostering academic development and success for every student. Skilled at explaining material and concepts to address varied learning levels and modalities.

Skilled in E-Learning, Instructional Design, Curriculum Development, Public Speaking, and Social Media. Strong education professional graduated from University of Nebraska at Omaha.

  • Teaching and designing hybrid and online courses.
  • Experienced with LMS platforms: Brightspace, Jenzabar and Blackboard
  • Technology-based curriculum
  • Class instruction
  • Lesson Planning
  • Curriculum Development
  • Student needs assessment
  • Organizational Skills
  • Teaching
  • Teamwork
  • Spanish Interpreting
  • Spanish Language Writing
  • Bilingual Spanish/English
  • Process Improvement
  • Supervision
  • Problem Resolution
  • Project Organization
Work History
Assistant Professor, Spanish Minor Coordinator, 01/2014 to Current
Hackensack University Medical CenterPoint Pleasant, NJ,
  • Spanish Minor Coordinator- build, support, and lead the program from inception including the following: developed minor curriculum, directly involved in recruiting of students, promotion of the minor, screening students through placement assessments, creating partnerships with Community Organizations, and invaluable study/immersions abroad experience in Global Health Education.
  • Oversee, train, and coach Spanish Adjunct faculty on current curriculum.
  • Collaborate with colleagues from multiple disciplines on curriculum revisions, evaluation of course syllabi and lesson plans for the Arts & Sciences Division and Undergraduate Curriculum committee.
  • Promote students' success and retention by providing support to meet unique students' needs.
  • Conduct programmatic review of procedures and curriculum content to maintain relevant and accurate information for students, faculty, administration, and other personnel.
  • Certified in evidence-based teaching practices by the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE).
  • Impact students' education experience by delivering high quality teaching in different modalities, in-person, hybrid, and online.
  • Promote and stimulate strong rapport with colleagues, students, and staff to create a healthy work environment.
  • Collaborate with colleagues from diverse disciplines in research and projects that lead to the wellbeing of the local community.
  • Leading in innovation and staying current with latest technology tools by adapting and integrating application tools that improve student learning experience.
  • Promote and assess soft skills for Intercultural Competence across Spanish core curriculum course by conducting assessments, analyzing data, reporting findings, and making recommendations and changes based on findings.
Adjunct Instructor, 01/2011 to 05/2014
Hackensack University Medical CenterShip Bottom, NJ,
  • Promote unique, student-centered lesson plans and assignments for each class to promote maximum learning and knowledge retention.
  • Provide diverse teaching background and skills to meet student's varied needs of competency ranging from Beginning Spanish, Intermediate and Advanced levels of Grammar, Composition, Conversation and Pronunciation.
  • Successfully integrated new technology resources into curriculum to enhance student learning.
  • Competent and driven to meet challenge of teaching a new course during first semester of teaching at the University.
  • Work closely with senior faculty in Language Arts department to develop and implement Spanish language curriculum for improved learning and student performance.
Adjunct Instructor, 10/2013 to 04/2014
Swift RefrigeratedOcala, FL,
  • Apply innovative teaching methods to encourage student learning objectives.
  • Create materials and exercises to illustrate application of course concepts.
  • Contribute to planning appropriate and engaging lessons for both classroom and distance learning applications.
Transportation Analyst, 05/1995 to 12/1998
ConAgra CorporateCity, STATE,
  • Facilitate relationship with multiple carriers to integrate transportation and shipping needs of all ConAgra’s independent operating companies within the United States and abroad.
  • Research, collect data, analyze, and make recommendations on cost-savings opportunities by identifying commonality of location, product, and means of transportation in ConAgra’s companies.
  • Facilitate contractual agreements between carriers and ConAgra’s companies.
  • Analyze and recommend feasibility of new and more cost effective methods for the companies' shipping needs.

Credit Manager, ConAgra Grain Processing

  • Review and analyze the financial statements of prospective customers.
  • Screen new accounts to assess the terms of payment.
  • Negotiate and contact customers with past due accounts.
  • Monitor, review, and handle all accounts with Latin American companies.
Master of Arts: Language Teaching, Expected in 05/2012
University of Nebraska At Omaha - Omaha, NE,
Bachelor of Science: Business Administration and International Management, Expected in 05/1995
University of Nebraska At Omaha - Omaha, NE

Cum Laude

  • Effective Teaching Practices (ACUE- Association of College and University Educators)
  • First Aid/CPR Certified (Spanish/English)
Awards and Recognition
  • Peer Recognition Award
  • Professor of the Month award
  • Certificate of recognition for Spanish Minor Curriculum development
  • Fluent in Spanish and English
  • Elementary level proficiency in Portuguese

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School Attended

  • University of Nebraska At Omaha
  • University of Nebraska At Omaha

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  • Assistant Professor, Spanish Minor Coordinator
  • Adjunct Instructor
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  • Transportation Analyst


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