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The Department of German at Princeton University may have a need for one or more Lecturers to teach German language courses during the upcoming 2021-2022 academic year. Depending on the background of the candidate and the needs of the Department of German, responsibilities may include leading language sections, leading precepts, supervising graduate student teaching assistants, and participating in course and curriculum design. Appointment duty time will be based on course enrollments, and any available positions are expected to begin on September 1, 2021 or January 16, 2022. Essential Qualifications: Advanced degree required; Ph.D. preferred. Prior teaching experience at the college or university level. Native or near-native fluency in German. Proven experience teaching German at a university level. To apply: Applications may be submitted online at For fullest consideration, we encourage interested candidates to submit their applications by June 4, 2021. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue on a rolling basis until any final decisions are made. Applications must include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a teaching statement of no more than 500 words explaining how the candidate has approached the courses they have taught in the past, and contact information for three references. Due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.



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