Lecturer in HebrewLocation:
Clinton, NYOpen Date:
Oct 26, 2022Description:
The Department of German, Russian, Italian, and Arabic (GRIA) at Hamilton College invites applications from qualified instructors of Hebrew language to teach up to two courses of modern Hebrew per year at the rank of Lecturer, beginning in January 1, 2023. We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. In addition to discussing your training and previous teaching experience, your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse and inclusive educational environment.
The contract may be renewed on an annual basis depending on student demand and departmental needs. The teaching load for this position will generally be one class per semester. The position does not come with any service or research obligations.
Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at https://www.hercjobs.org/regions/higher-ed-careers-upstate-new-york/, as well as additional information at https://www.hamilton.edu/dof/faculty-development/resources-for-prospective-or-new-faculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.Qualifications:
Native or near-native fluency in modern Hebrew, as well as evidence of successful teaching, are required. An M.A. or Ph.D (including ABD) in a relevant academic field, such as Jewish Studies, Middle East Studies, or foreign languages, is preferred, but other degrees and credentials, along with relevant experience, may be considered.Application Instructions:
Candidates should submit a cover letter, c.v., and at least one confidential letter of reference speaking to your qualifications and teaching effectiveness via interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/116534. Questions regarding the search may be directed to John Eldevik, search committee chair, at [email protected] Our review of applications will begin on November 11, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community.