Lecturer in Hindi-Urdu

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
May 06, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: Asian Studies - 315500

Appointment Type: Faculty

Vacancy ID: FAC0001996

Position Summary: The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill invites applications for a three-year renewable lecturer position in Hindi-Urdu language beginning July 1, 2018. Candidates should be skilled language teachers with a commitment to a proficiency-based approach to language teaching. Responsibilities include teaching six courses per year, including introductory through advanced levels of Hindi-Urdu, and active involvement in program building. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Application Deadline:

Education Requirements: Position requires a master's degree in Hindi-Urdu language pedagogy or a related field.

Qualification and Experience: Position requires native or near-native oral proficiency in Hindi-Urdu; facility with both the Devanagari (Hindi) and Nastaliq (Urdu) writing systems; native or near-native proficiency in English; and knowledge of current best practices and technologies used in teaching Hindi-Urdu at the college level.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Pamela Lothspeich

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: hindiurdusearch@unc.edu