LECTURER, FRENCH, Department of Romance Studies

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LECTURER, FRENCH, Department of Romance Studies

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The Department of Romance Studies at Boston University seeks a full-time Lecturer in French, beginning July 1, 2021 to join a dynamic and collaborative language program. Responsibilities include teaching French language from beginning to advanced levels and coordination of multi-sectioned language courses taught by lecturers, professors, and graduate students. Minimum requirements include an MA in French, Second Language Acquisition, or a relevant field; demonstrated excellence in college-level teaching and program development; native or near-native proficiency in French and English; and knowledge of current methods in language teaching, instructional technologies and assessment design. The successful candidate has experience with the coordination of Teaching Fellows and Part-time instructors, and will demonstrate the ability to develop curriculum integrating language and culture. The position offers a professional career track with possibility of growth and opportunities for leadership. Please visit the following website for more information about the Department of Romance Studies: http://www.bu.edu/rs.

Please submit via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/18153 a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy, recent evaluations, two syllabi, and a proposal for a 5th semester topic based language course. In addition, we believe that the cultural and social diversity of our Department is vitally important to the excellence of our academic programs and so request a statement from candidates on how they incorporate diversity and inclusiveness in their teaching, research, and learning.


Applications submitted through a website other than AcademicJobsOnline will not be considered. The application deadline is March 17, 2021.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 2/20/2021
Application Due: 5/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time