Teaching Assistant Professor in German

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
Apr 05, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: Germanic and Slavic Lang Lit - 311600

Appointment Type: Faculty

Vacancy ID: FAC0002356

Position Summary: The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (http://gsll.unc.edu) is seeking a superior and innovative instructor to teach introductory and intermediate German-language courses. This is a fixed term Teaching Assistant Professor position with a one-year appointment to begin on July 1, 2018. The successful candidate will carry a full-time, 3/3 teaching load and perform service for the department.

Application Deadline:

Education Requirements: Doctorate (or foreign equivalent) in German or closely related field by July 1, 2018.

Qualification and Experience: Native or near-native proficiency in German and English required.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Christina Wegel

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: germansearch1yr@unc.edu

Special Instructions for Applicants: Applicants must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/137916 and upload: 1) a letter of application; 2) a CV; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy (1-2 pages); 4) one sample syllabus for a 5th semester language course; and 5) the names and contact information for four individuals willing to submit letters of recommendation on their behalf, two of whom must be prepared to discuss the applicant's German-language teaching in detail. These reference providers will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support. Reference letters must be signed and written on institutional letterhead. Questions should be addressed to Dr. Christina Wegel at germansearch1yr@unc.edu Open until filled; review of applications will begin on May 3, 2018. Interviews will be conducted via Skype. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.