Adjunct - Department of Modern Languages and Cultures

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Category:: Modern Languages and Cultures (330)
Locations:: New York, NY
Posted:: Oct 2, 2015
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Faculty Adjunct

About Fashion Institute of Technology:

The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), part of the State University of New York and an internationally renowned college of art, design, business and technology with a strong emphasis on liberal arts, invites applications for a adjunct teaching positions in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures.

Job Description:

The Department of Modern Languages and Cultures at F.I.T., S.U.N.Y. is recruiting a pool of applicants for possible adjunct teaching positions in the following languages: Mandarin Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish.


Candidates should have native or near-native fluency in both the language taught and English. A Ph.D. or other terminal degree is preferred. Candidates must have at least a Master's Degree, as well as thirty (30) additional and appropriate graduate credits and/or evidence of scholarly achievement, professional activities and teaching experience. The requirement for the Master's Degree may be waived if the candidate is in a doctoral program in which the Master's Degree is not required, or if the proposed instructor has certification in a specific discipline.

Application Instructions:

The Department of Modern Languages & Cultures will contact persons in the pool whose credentials match our programmatic need.

For consideration, please provide:

  • Curriculum Vitae (PDF format)
  • University Transcripts
  • Three professional references.

For more information about FIT, please visit FIT's website at:

FIT is firmly committed to creating an environment that will attract and retain people of diverse racial and cultural backgrounds. By providing a learning and working environment that encourages, utilizes, respects, and appreciates the full expression of every individual's ability, the FIT community fosters its mission and grows because of its rich, pluralistic experience. FIT is committed to prohibiting discrimination, whether based on race, national origin, gender, religion, ethnic background, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other criterion prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. FIT is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment, including the opportunity for upward mobility for all qualified individuals. Applications from minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged.




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Posted: 1/3/2019
Application Due: 3/31/2020
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