Cultural Specialist

Location
Raleigh
Posted
Mar 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Number: 00106852

Primary Function of Organization Unit: The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at North Carolina State University teaches courses in 15 different languages and offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in French, German Studies and Spanish, plus Minors in 11 different languages. We offer content-based courses in Tourism, Business, Medicine and associated certificates. We also offer Master of Arts degrees in French and Spanish.

Essential Job Duties: Mentor soldiers at Ft. Bragg in cultural training and role playing scenarios. Facilitate sessions on regional expertise of target country. Facilitate sessions on survival language within the target country for highly critical languages.

Minimum Education/Experience: Requires a bachelor's degree plus alternative or equivalent professional training and experience may be substituted for the bachelor's degree. Bachelor's degree (or higher) in related field or documented, equivalent education and specialized experience in specified language. Native or near-native fluency in the target language. Expertise in the culture associated with the target language in question.

Department Required Skills: n/a

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Prior experience in military language and culture training.

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 "www.wes.org":http//wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

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