Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor

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German, Russian, Asian, Middle Eastern Languages & Cultures: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach a full load of German language, literature, and culture courses at all levels with some responsibilities for coordinating language courses. Appointment is for the 2020 calendar year (Spring and Fall semesters).

Require: Ph.D. for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor; ABD or M.A. for appointment as Instructor in German by date of appointment; demonstrated teaching excellence; native or near-native fluency in both German and English; areas of specialization open. Position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.

Consideration may be given to candidates with teaching experience at the college level in the U.S.

Submit cover letter and curriculum vitae to Inquiries can be addressed to Juanita Schrodt at [email protected]. Position renewable based on need, successful performance, and continued funding. Screening of applications begins October 15, 2019 and continues until the position is filled.

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Posted: 9/19/2019
Application Due: 11/18/2019
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