Visiting Scholar in German Studies

Location
Boulder, CO
Posted
Feb 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution



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Description of Department:

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures houses programs in German, Russian, and Nordic Studies. The German program offers a BA (major and minor), MA, a concurrent BA/MA, and a PhD. For more information about our department, please visit our web site (http://www.colorado.edu/gsll).




Overview of Job Duties:

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a Visiting Scholar in German Studies, for either Fall 2017 or Spring 2018. Specialization open. PhD in related field, OR outstanding record of accomplishment in the arts, film, journalism, or literature required. The Visiting Scholar will teach a graduate seminar and an upper level undergraduate seminar on a topic of their choosing. Native or near native German proficiency desired.

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at hr-ada@colorado.edu.

The University of Colorado is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment and excellent benefits. Learn more about the University of Colorado by visiting https://www.cu.edu/cu-careers.


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

PhD in related field, OR outstanding record of accomplishment in the arts, film, journalism, or literature required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Native or near native German proficiency desired.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Candidates please note: we may require you to provide contact information for three references. You will not upload this information as part of the application. You will receive an email from us requesting that you upload three email addresses for your referees. Your referees will then receive an email from us, at which time they will upload their confidential letter.

Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2017; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

If you have technical difficulties submitting application information, please contact the CU Careers help desk at 303-860-4200, extension 2 or cucareershelp@cu.edu. All other job related inquiries should be directed to the posting contact for this posting.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV

Application Materials Instructions:To apply, please submit the materials listed below to this posting at www.cu.edu/cu-careers with the following naming convention "LastName_FirstName_NameofDocument", i.e., Smith_John_CV:

1. Current curriculum vitae.

2. Letter of application.





Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Boulder

Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10237 - Germanic & Slavic Lang & Lits

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Feb 16, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Davide Stimilli

Posting Contact Email: stimilli@colorado.edu

Position Number: 00731910

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