Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Languages & Literatures (Arabic)

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Present Position Number F0624W Role Title Instructor/9-Mth Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Languages & Literatures (Arabic) Position Summary

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at William & Mary invites applications for a one-year, non-tenure track Visiting Assistant Professor position that will begin August 10, 2019. We are looking for professional, skilled language instructors with experience and competence in teaching Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and at least one dialect in a communicative, proficiency based manner from elementary to intermediate levels. Applicants should have native or near native fluency in MSA, one dialect and English. An MA or higher in Arabic language or literature is required, in addition to a successful proficiency-based teaching record. The successful applicant will be expected to be an effective teacher and will have a 3-3 teaching load.

Required Qualifications

A Master’s degree in Arabic language, literature or culture is required, in addition to a successful proficiency-based teaching record.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. or ABD is preferred at the time of appointment August 10, 2019 in addition to having a successful teaching record in an American University.

Department Modern Languages Dept - 3KD510 Location William & Mary Job Open Date 01/23/2019 Review Begin Date 03/15/2019 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Job Category Instructional Faculty Special Application Instructions

Submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter including statement of research and teaching interests, and a sample syllabus for a course you would like to teach. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by the system with instructions on how to submit a letter of reference in addition to having a successful teaching record in an American University.

For full consideration, submit application materials by the review date, March 15, 2019. Applications received after the review date will be considered if needed.

Background Check Statement

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

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