LECTURER IN RUSSIAN, DEPT OF GERMAN, NORDIC, AND SLAVIC

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Oct 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 91916-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: L&S/GERMAN NORDIC & SLAVIC


Location: Madison

Categories: Instructional

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 91916-AS

Working Title: Lecturer in Russian, Dept of German, Nordic and Slavic

Official Title: SENIOR LECTURER(D80BN) or LECTURER(D80DN) or ASSOC LECTURER(D80FN)

Hiring Department: A487000-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/GERMAN NORDIC & SLAVIC

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)



Degree and Area of Specialization:

PhD or equivalent degree in Russian Literature, Slavic Languages & Literatures, or the equivalent, required by time of application. Native or near-native proficiency in both Russian and English is required.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Previous teaching experience at a North American university, including at least two years of experience teaching Russian as a Foreign Language, content courses in Russian beyond the fourth-year level, courses in Russian literature and/or culture in English, and broad expertise in Russian literature and culture.



Position Summary:

Full-time Lecturer position in the Department of German, Nordic, and Slavic. The person in this position will be responsible for teaching six (6) courses in the academic year. (Courses will be / or similar to: History of Russian Culture [in Russian, for students beyond the fourth-year level], Vladimir Nabokov: Russian and American Writings, third and fourth year Russian.)



Contact:

Manon Van De Water
mvandewa@wisc.edu
608-262-2192
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

An applicant may be hired into an Associate Lecturer, Lecturer or Senior Lecturer title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position, contact: Nicole Senter, nicole.senter@wisc.edu, 608-262-2192.

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advance notice.

Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: Oct 4 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Nov 1 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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