The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures at Loyola University Maryland invites applications for a full-time entry-level position which will provide tenure-track coverage in the area of Francophone literatures and cultures with a focus on areas outside of metropolitan France, a critical area that is currently not taught in our department. This faculty member will ordinarily teach 6 courses per year (3 each semester); these courses will include those in his/her field of research as well as elementary and intermediate courses in French. This person will conduct successful and productive research in his/her field; actively participate in service at the departmental, college and university levels, which includes advising majors and minors in French, co-coordinating elementary language courses and organizing French activities and events; and support the Jesuit Mission of the University.
Experience in college-level French-language instruction a must. Native or near-native fluency in French is required. This is a full-time, tenure-track position beginning in the Fall of 2014. Ph.D. in French required, in hand by June 1, 2014.
Review of Applications will begin October 15, 2013. Interviews at the 2014 MLA Convention. Applicants must submit the following materials online (https://careers.loyola.edu): letter of application, curriculum vita, evidence of excellence in teaching, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Three letters of recommendation should be sent to Natalie Rock, Administrative Assistant, French Search, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Loyola University Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210.