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October 11, 2013

CFA: NYU seeks Russian Language Lecturer

Deadline: November 1, 2013

The Department of Russian & Slavic Studies at New York University invites applications for the position of Russian Language Lecturer beginning Fall 2014. This is a full-time three-year position as Lecturer, with renewal after the first year contingent upon a satisfactory performance review. Renewal for further three-year terms thereafter is also possible, contingent upon satisfactory performance reviews and budgetary approval. Teaching load is six courses per year.

The ideal candidate should hold an MA, PhD, or the equivalent in Russian Language and/or Literature/Culture. We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative instructor with a strong interest in language pedagogy and demonstrated excellence in teaching different levels of Russian language; experience in teaching literature/culture courses is also welcome. Complete proficiency in Russian and English is required, as is familiarity with contemporary instructional technologies.

Submit as a single pdf document a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and teaching philosophy by November 1, 2013, to the Department of Russian & Slavic Studies Search Committee at leydi.ortiz@nyu.edu. In addition, please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to this same email address.

Applicants may also choose to submit the following additional documents (again, in pdf form via email): teaching evaluations, sample syllabi, and assignments.

Applications will be reviewed beginning November 1, 2013. First-round interviews will be conducted at the AATSEEL conference in Chicago, January 9-12, 2014.

Anne Lounsbery
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Russian & Slavic Studies
New York University
19 University Place, 2nd floor
New York, NY 10003
(212) 998-8674

Posted by jmkirsch at October 11, 2013 11:21 AM