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Description of Department/Program:
The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures houses programs in German, Russian, and Nordic Studies. The Russian program currently offers a BA (major and minor), MA and a concurrent BA/MA in Russian Studies. For more information about our department, please visit our web site (http://gsll.colorado.edu
Overview of Job Duties:
The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant professor in Russian Studies, to begin August 2017. Primary specialization in 19th-c. Russian literature and culture; preferred secondary specialization in Soviet/ Russian Cinema. Native or near native competence in Russian is expected. The successful candidate will contribute to the interdisciplinary major and MA Program in Russian Studies.
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Applicants must have a PhD in Russian or a related field, native or near-native command of Russian and English, and a demonstrated commitment to research. At least one year of college-level teaching experience, which may be attained during graduate study. Advanced ABD will be considered; degree must be completed by August 2017. Primary specialization in 19th c. Russian literature and culture.
At least one publication in Soviet/ Russian Cinema.
Special Instructions to Applicants:Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2016; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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1. Current curriculum vitae.
2. Letter of application.
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4. Writing sample
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Boulder
Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10237 - Germanic & Slavic Lang & Lits
Posting Date: Sep 12, 2016
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Mark Leiderman
Posting Contact Email: email@example.com
Position Number: 00726174