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September 12, 2013

Job: Penn State Russian Lecturer Position

Deadline: November 1, 2013

Lecturer in Russian

The Pennsylvania State University

Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) invites applications for a full-time lectureship position (non tenure-track) in Russian, for up to a 3-year term to begin in Fall 2014 with possibility of renewal. Responsibilities include teaching Russian language courses at all levels as well as undergraduate Russian literature and culture courses taught in Russian and English including a large-enrollment online Russian culture course taught in English. Teaching experience in the US is highly desirable. Teaching load is 3-3. Applicants must have native or near-native fluency in English and Russian and hold at least a Master’s degree in Russian or related field, Ph.D. preferable. Salary is commensurate with experience and includes benefits.

Please submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae electronically at the following website: www.la.psu.edu/facultysearch/. Please have three letters of recommendation (under separate cover) sent to Bonnie Rossman (bjr19@psu.edu). For more information on our program, please consult http://german.la.psu.edu/slavic/index.shtml.

Review of applications begins on November 1, 2013. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workplace.

Posted by jmkirsch at September 12, 2013 04:27 PM