Language Training Center Lecturer

Mar 10, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00106823

Primary Function of Organization Unit: The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at NC State provides students with a broad and intimate understanding of the rich and varied cultures of our globe ; understanding that is built on solid competence of spoken and written skills in the language(s) you choose. At the undergraduate level, the Department offers students the opportunity to major in the following programs of study leading to the B.A. degree: French, German Studies, and Spanish. Students who are eager to make teaching their career can pursue the B.A. Degree in French or Spanish Education. We also offer minors in the following: Arabic (through Middle Eastern Studies), Chinese, Classics (Greek and Latin), French, German Studies, Hindi/Urdu, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish. In addition we teach classes in Persian, Portuguese, and English as a Second Language. At the graduate level we have an M.A. program in Foreign Languages and Literatures with two separate concentrations: one in French, and one in Spanish. Each of the concentrations incorporates literature, linguistics, and culture courses. To provide students with more possibilities for languages or levels that may not be taught at NC State, we are beginning an inter-institutional collaboration with other schools in the UNC System through a system-wide Language Exchange, so that we may provide greater language opportunities for our students. You can find more information at

Essential Job Duties: Lecturers for lower and upper division intensive language courses in Arabic (Modern Standard, Iraqi and Levantine Dialect), Chinese, French, Korean, Pashto, Persian-Dari, Persian- Farsi, Russian, Spanish, and ESL at Fort Bragg, NC. This position is 40 hours a week with renewal available dependent upon grant renewal and satisfactory job review for the fiscal year through July 31, 2018. Salary will be dependent on number of courses.

Minimum Education/Experience: Master's degree, an equivalent degree, or equivalent professional experience.

Department Required Skills: Master's degree in related field or documented, equivalent education and specialized experience in specified language. Applicants must be educated, cultured, native speakers of the languages in question, possessing excellent command of the language structure, excellent handwriting, and ability to engage students in authentic communicative situations using instructional styles other than lecturing.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Master's degree with prior teaching experience is preferred.

Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A

AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at "":http// Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

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