Assistant Professor of French

Dahlonega, Lumpkin County
Mar 25, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Department of Modern & Classical Languages at the University of North Georgia (Dahlonega campus) is seeking an Assistant Professor of French and/or Francophone literature and culture at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin in August 2014. The position of Assistant Professor of French requires teaching, research, and service responsibilities as well as a terminal degree. The successful candidate will teach a minimum of 24 credit hours per academic year and hold regular office hours; will actively pursue a research agenda; and will participate actively in departmental, college, and university service. The successful candidate will teach a wide range of undergraduate courses in French language, literature and culture. •Earned doctorate by August 1, 2014, in French or closely related field •Native or near-native proficiency in French and in English •Willingness and ability to teach a wide range of courses: all first- and second-year courses and a variety of third- and fourth-year courses •Experience teaching one or more sections of French at the college level at a U.S. institution •Familiarity with and commitment to proficiency-oriented instruction •Willingness to participate in program assessment and curricular reform •Evidence of commitment to research/creative activity •Willingness to work collegially in a multi-language department *The ability to successfully incorporate technology at all levels of instruction is highly desirable.