Teaching Assistant Professor in German

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Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleTeaching Assistant Professor in GermanPosition NumberAppointment TypeFixed Term FacultySalary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull-Time PermanentIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002703Posting Open Date02/13/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date07/01/2019Position Summary

Teaching Assistant Professor in German

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (http://gsll.unc.edu) is seeking a superior and innovative instructor in German. This is a fixed term Teaching Assistant Professor position with a renewable one-year appointment to begin on July 1, 2019. The successful candidate will carry a full-time, 3/3 teaching load; duties will involve teaching and university service.

Educational Requirements

Doctorate (or foreign equivalent) in German or closely related field by July 1, 2019.

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates are expected to have familiarity with the methods and technologies used in teaching the German language at the college level. Native or near-native proficiency in German and English required.

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.

Special Instructions

Applicants must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/156110, and upload: 1) a letter of application; 2) a CV; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy (1-2 pages); 4) one sample syllabus for a 5th semester language course.

At the time of application, candidates will also be required to identify the names, titles, and email addresses of four professional references, two of whom must be prepared to discuss the applicant’s German-language teaching in detail. These reference providers will be contacted via email with instructions for uploading their letters of support. Reference letters must be signed and written on institutional letterhead.

Questions should be addressed to Dr. Ruth von Bernuth at [email protected]

Open until filled; review of applications will begin on March 18, 2019. Interviews will be conducted via Skype.

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.

Quick Linkhttp://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/156110 Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and TitleRuth von Bernuth, Search ChairDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy/evaluations
  4. Sample Syllabus
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a doctorate granted, or nearly completed, in the academic field identified, or in a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. If you do not have your PhD degree in hand, on what date do you expect to receive it?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is your primary field of specialization?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. If you have one or more secondary fields of specialization, please list:

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you have native or near-native fluency in both German and English?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. Do you have native or near-native fluency in in any other Central/East-European language(s)? If so, please list:

    (Open Ended Question)

 

 

 

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Posted: 3/29/2019
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