Language Training Center Lecturer

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Vacancy Type Non-Tenure-Track Faculty Is Internal Transfer Only No Working Title Language Training Center Lecturer Salary Range Anticipated Hiring Range Dependent upon Course Load Position Number 00106823 Work Schedule Varies based on teaching schedule Full Time Equivalent (FTE) .50 FTE to 1.0 FTE Department 160401 - Foreign Languages And Literatu Department Foreign Languages And Literature Job City & State Ft Bragg, North Carolina Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at NC State provides students with a broad and intimate understanding of the rich and varied cultures of our globe — understanding that is built on solid competence of spoken and written skills in the language(s) you choose.

At the undergraduate level, the Department offers students the opportunity to major in the following programs of study leading to the B.A. degree: French, German Studies, and Spanish. Students who are eager to make teaching their career can pursue the B.A. Degree in French or Spanish Education. We also offer minors in the following: Arabic (through Middle Eastern Studies), Chinese, Classics (Greek and Latin), French, German Studies, Hindi/Urdu, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish. In addition we teach classes in Persian, Portuguese, and English as a Second Language.

At the graduate level we have an M.A. program in Foreign Languages and Literatures with two separate concentrations: one in French, and one in Spanish. Each of the concentrations incorporates literature, linguistics, and culture courses.

To provide students with more possibilities for languages or levels that may not be taught at NC State, we are beginning an inter-institutional collaboration with other schools in the UNC System through a system-wide Language Exchange, so that we may provide greater language opportunities for our students. You can find more information at

Essential Job Duties

Lecturers for lower and upper division intensive language courses in Arabic (Modern Standard, Iraqi and Levantine Dialect), Chinese, French, Korean, Pashto, Persian-Dari, Persian-Farsi, Russian, Spanish, and ESL at Fort Bragg. This position is 20-40 hours a week with renewal available dependent upon grant renewal and satisfactory job review for the fiscal year through May 31, 2020.

Other Work/Responsibilities Minimum Education/Experience

Master’s degree, an equivalent degree, or equivalent professional experience.

Departmental Required Skills

Master’s degree in related field or documented, equivalent education and specialized experience in specified language.

Applicants must be educated, cultured, native speakers of the languages in question, possessing excellent command of the language structure, excellent handwriting, and ability to engage students in authentic communicative situations using instructional styles other than lecturing.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Master’s degree with prior teaching experience is preferred.

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions

You will be required to attach cover letter, a curriculum vitae and a separate document for three professional references.

Eligibility for security clearance my apply.

Job Open Date 03/06/2019 Anticipated Closing Date Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Proposed Hire Date AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. * If you selected "Other" for the previous question, please provide the source you learned about this opportunity from.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you possess a Master's degree in a related field, an equivalent degree or equivalent and specialized experience in specified language?
    • Yes, I possess a Master's degree in a related field
    • Yes, I possess an equivalent degree in a related field
    • Yes, I possess at least six years of specialized training and experience directly related to the position
    • No, I do not possess the qualifications as listed
  4. * In the space below, please indicate all the languages you are fluent or near-fluent in.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you have teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have experience teaching language in military programs?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have experience teaching online language classes?
    • Yes
    • No
Application Materials Required Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents




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    Posted: 3/20/2019
    Application Due: 3/28/2019
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