Visiting Instructor in French

Decorah, Winneshiek County
Feb 19, 2014
Luther College invites applications for a Visiting Instructor in French beginning late August 2014; this is a one-semester, non-tenure track replacement position. QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s required; ABD or Ph.D. preferred at time of appointment. Near-native language ability in French and English and teaching experience required. Specialization is open, but expertise in Francophone literatures and cultures is preferred. The successful candidate should demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence in a private liberal arts college setting. RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach three courses during Fall 2014 semester; courses will likely be two sections French 101 and an upper level French course. STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY: Luther College is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and perspectives to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social and intellectual diversity. Candidates are encouraged to identify their strengths or experiences that will contribute to this goal. APPLICATION INFORMATION: Review of applications begins March 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants’ dossiers will include: • letter of application • curriculum vitae • evidence of effective teaching (student evaluations, sample syllabi, other course materials) • unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts • three letters of recommendation (the college will send an email to each letter writer identified in application process with a link to upload letter) Apply at INQUIRIES: Inquiries about the position may be directed to Dr. Anne-Marine Feat, Head of French Search Committee, Luther College, Decorah, IA, 52101; phone: (563) 387-1185; email: Additional information about the college is available by visiting the college website, Questions regarding the application process should be directed to