Self-Instruct Language Program Instructor in Hindi

Saratoga Springs, NY
Sep 23, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Number: 0001717

Job Title: Self-Instruct Language Program Instructor in Hindi

Department: World Languages and Literature

Position Status: Part-Time

Position Type: Temporary

Months per Year: 9 Months

Work Hours:

Start Date (For temporary positions only): 1/22/2018

End Date (For temporary positions only): 05/31/2018

Position band/level: Faculty

Tenure Track Status: Non-Tenure Track

Job Summary: The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Skidmore College invites applications for an instructor of Hindi in the Self-Instructed Language Program (SILP). Skidmore seeks to attract an academically and culturally diverse faculty, especially those who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the community through their teaching. In the SILP program, students work independently and meet with the instructor for 2 hours per week. The instructor guides students to resources in addition to the textbook and helps them improve their command of grammar in all four skill sets: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. The successful candidate will teach all levels of the Hindi language, especially basic and intermediate. We are particularly open to candidates from underrepresented groups who have experience with diverse student populations.

Minimum Qualifications: Teaching experience essential.

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Required Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
List of Three References

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