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November 07, 2013

CFA: Instructor of Russian

Deadline: November 18, 2013

Arizona State University seeks an instructor of advanced Russian to teach small groups in an intensive setting in the Washington, DC, area. Candidates must have a master's degree or higher in second-language acquisition, linguistics, or a closely related field; possess native or near-native proficiency in Russian; be a U.S. citizen or authorized to work in the United States; and have documented experience teaching Russian to adults. Preference will go to candidates who have taught in intensive language programs and to candidates with experience teaching Russian above the intermediate level. Successful candidates will teach full time from mid-January until early March, 2014. This is an ongoing opportunity. Successful instructors may be invited back to teach subsequent sessions.

Applications must be received by November 18, 2013.

Candidates should send a letter in English explaining their interest in and qualifications for a short-term, intensive advanced Russian program; a CV; contact information for two references–one of whom should be able to comment on the applicant’s teaching experience; and student evaluation results, if available. Materials should be sent to melikiancenter@asu.edu or to “Russian DC Search Committee, Melikian Center, PO Box 874202, Tempe, AZ, 85287-4202.”

Background check is required for employment. Arizona State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Please see ASU's complete non-discrimination statement at: https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/.

Posted by sarayu at November 7, 2013 02:29 PM