Lecturer (multiple-year)

Denton, TX
May 04, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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Posting Origination:

World Languages & Literatures (122800)

College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences http://class.unt.edu

Lecturer (multiple-year)

Job Summary/Basic Function:
The Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of North Texas is seeking a full-time Lecturer in Italian to begin September 1, 2019 (classes begin 08/26/2019). The position of Lecturer comes with full benefits. Duties: Teach four undergraduate courses in Italian language, literature and/or culture per semester. Coordinate the Italian program including developing curriculum, organizing extra-curricular activities, and promoting the Italian program. Active participation in Department activities and committees is expected.

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Minimum Qualifications:
MA in Italian language, literature, or culture, or related field required; native or near-native proficiency in Italian and English; US college/university level teaching experience in Italian language.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience teaching advanced level Italian language, literature and/or culture courses and evidence of teaching excellence; experience with program coordination/supervision; evidence of commitment to departmental service and commitment to study abroad preferred. Ability to teach undergraduate Latin courses.

Area of Specialty:

Position Type:

Tenure Status:
Non-Tenure Track

Appointment Basis:
9 Months

Pay Frequency:

Non-Tenured Appointment Term:
3 Years

Closing Date:
Open Until Search Closed

Review of Applications Begins:

Required Applicant Documents:
Curriculum Vita
Cover Letter
Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
Summary of Teaching Evaluations
Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Special Instructions to Applicants:
A short list of candidates will be required to submit 3 letters of reference, a sample lesson plans, syllabi, and supplemental teaching materials.


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