Visiting Lecturer in Hindi-Urdu
Position Type Visiting / Part-time Faculty
Working Title Visiting Lecturer in Hindi-Urdu
Department Asian Studies - 315500
Vacancy ID F001702
Salary Range Dependent on Qualifications
Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary
Faculty Posting Category Lecturer
Posting Close Date 06/21/2018
Proposed Appointment Date 07/01/2018
Estimated duration of appointment 1 semester
The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill invites applications for a temporary lecturer in Hindi-Urdu language for fall 2018, with a possibility of renewal for spring 2019. Responsibilities include teaching one to three sections of first-year and/or second-year Hindi-Urdu language, and active participation in initiatives of the South Asia program. Classes will meet 4 days/week. Salary is $6,500 per section, and benefits are not included.
Master’s degree, preferably in Hindi-Urdu language pedagogy or literature.
Qualifications and Experience
Native or near-native command of Hindi-Urdu, with demonstrated proficiency in both the Devanagari and Nastaliq writing systems; familiarity with current methods and technologies used in teaching language at the college level.
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.
Stimulus/ARRA Funded? No
Applicants should submit a letter of application and a CV, and are encouraged to also submit sample syllabi, teaching evaluations, and a weblink to a teaching video (preferably a video of a complete 50-minute language class).