Visiting Asst Professor in German Studies
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Description of Department:
The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures houses programs in German (BA, MA, Ph.D.), Russian (BA, MA), and Nordic Studies (minor). For more information about our department, please visit our web site (http://gsll.colorado.edu).
Overview of Job Duties:
The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures seeks a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of German Studies, starting August 2018. Open specialization. This is a full-time, 100% appointment with benefits, and a teaching load of two courses per semester. Courses offered may include German fairy tales, German language, and courses taught in English on German-speaking cultures. Native or near-native proficiency in German is required.
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Ph.D. in German Studies or a closely related field and at least two years of college-level teaching experience, which may be attained during graduate study. Native or near-native proficiency in German. Research specialization in German literature and culture.
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Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Boulder
Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10237 - Germanic & Slavic Lang & Lits
Posting Date: May 15, 2018
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Beverly Weber
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Position Number: 00746522