Adjunct French Instructor

Job description

Cornell College, a private undergraduate liberal arts college invites applications for an adjunct instructor to teach one course of beginning-level French during the spring semester of the 2019-20 academic year. The candidate will teach either FRE-102Beginning French II or FRE-103 Beginning French III subject to the availability of the candidate.  FRE-102 is scheduled to be taught in term 7 (March 16-April 8) and FRE-103 is scheduled to be taught in term 8 (April 13-May 6). 

Cornell College is committed to fostering a faculty and staff community that reflects its diverse student body. We encourage applications from candidates who share our vision for a campus that embraces differing backgrounds, viewpoints, and identities. We believe in the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion that serve to enrich and strengthen our campus community.

Cornell College is a selective liberal arts college distinguished by its One Course At A Time curriculum, which allows students more opportunities for off-campus study, full-time internships, and research blocks. Academic immersion and unparalleled flexibility attract an ambitious student body from nearly all 50 US states and territories, and many foreign countries. External endorsements include selection as one of the Colleges That Change Lives, a U.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, and a Fiske Guide to Colleges Best Buy. Founded in 1853, Cornell's picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly constructed Russell Science Center. It is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa; an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer's as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns" and located in the heart of Iowa's Creative Corridor.

Master's degree required; ABD and some college teaching experience preferred.  Affordable furnished housing may be available upon request.  

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names of three references to

The committee will review completed applications as they are received and continue until the position is filled.  

For more information about the Department of Classical and Modern Languages, please visit the website at 

Any questions can be directed to Devan Baty, Professor of French at [email protected] or Rebecca Wines, Associate Professor of French, Department at [email protected] 

Cornell is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from underrepresented groups. Cornell complies with Iowa's Smoke-Free Air Act. Cornell utilizes E-Verify and requires the satisfactory completion of a background check.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.




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Job No: 1089998
Posted: 8/15/2019
Application Due: 10/14/2019
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