Visiting Assistant Professor of Arabic (part-time replacement)
Department: Modern Languages
Job Summary and Requirements: The Department of Modern Languages at Denison University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Arabic (part-time replacement) to begin August of 2018. Qualifications The successful candidate will be a native or near-native speaker of Arabic, a PhD in teaching Arabic as a foreign language (TAFL) or a related field is preferred. Applicants should have at least three years' university teaching experience at the undergraduate level and experience teaching in program integrating the teaching of both standard and spoken Arabic (preferably Levantine). Preference will be given to candidates who have experience in digital pedagogy and the use of technology in the classroom. Responsibilities include a 4-course -teaching load (one course in the fall 2018 and 3 courses in the spring of 2019). Application Instructions Applications should include, (a) cover letter stating interest in this position, (b) detailed Curriculum Vitae, (c) teaching philosophy, (d) most recent formal teaching evaluations, (e) three recent letters of recommendation. Only complete applications will be considered. To be assured full consideration, please apply online at https://employment.denison.edu/ . Review of applications will begin on June 13th, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Denison University is an academically rigorous liberal arts college with an increasingly diverse campus community. It offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Denison is located in the village of Granville, 30 minutes from Columbus, Ohio, the state capitol, which hosts a wide range of cultural and artistic opportunities. Granville also offers an excellent public school system and easy access to outdoor activities.
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