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October 04, 2013

CFA: Lecturer in Russian at Bryn Mawr College

Deadline: November 1, 2013

Bryn Mawr College
Department of Russian

The Department of Russian at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time continuing non-tenure-track position to begin August 1, 2014, in Russian language and culture. Candidates should have completed a Ph.D. in a Russian-related field by the August 1, 2014, start date and should have experience and a commitment to innovation in the teaching of Russian at all levels. Specialized knowledge in areas of Russian culture (e.g., folklore, contemporary culture) and classroom technology is highly desirable, as is the proven ability to administer federal grants. Candidates must possess native or near-native command of both Russian and English.

Submit as a single pdf document a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and teaching philosophy by November 1, 2013, to the Department of Russian Search Committee, russian_search@brynmawr.edu. In addition, arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent via email.

Located in suburban Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a highly selective liberal arts college for women who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry, an independent and purposeful vision of their lives, and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. Bryn Mawr comprises an undergraduate college with 1,300 students, as well as coeducational graduate programs in social work and in some humanities and sciences. The College promotes faculty excellence in both research and teaching, and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; minority candidates and women are especially encouraged to apply.

Posted by jmkirsch at October 4, 2013 11:12 AM