LECTURER IN RUSSIAN, DEPT OF GERMAN, NORDIC, AND SLAVIC
JOB NO.: 91916-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: L&S/GERMAN NORDIC & SLAVIC
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
Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
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.
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.)
Instructions to applicants:
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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, firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.
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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