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Jobs: Rutgers University-Instructor of Russian Language.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick, School of Arts & Sciences, Department of Germanic, Russian, and Eastern European Languages and Literatures

Instructor of Russian Language

Location: New Brunswick, NJ
Closes: Feb 1, 2015at midnight Eastern Time
(GMT-5 hours)


The Department of Germanic, Russian, and East European Languages and Literatures at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey (New Brunswick) invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track position as Instructor of Russian Language in the Russian and East European Program, effective Fall 2015.  We seek a talented and dynamic instructor to foster the growth of the Russian language program at all levels of the undergraduate curriculum. Teaching load 3+3, plus service to the Russian program. Salary commensurate with qualifications.  Possibilities for renewal are contingent upon demonstrated teaching effectiveness in all courses assigned, and on the continuing needs of the program.  For more information about the program see http://reell.rutgers.edu/.   

Qualifications

Qualifications: Ph.D. in hand by the start of the appointment and native or near-native fluency in Russian and English.  Evidence of successful teaching experience required; experience teaching both non-heritage and heritage speakers strongly preferred. 

Application Instructions

Applicants should submit cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation via Interfolio to Professor Michael Levine, Chair, Department of Germanic, Russian and East European Languages and Literatures, 172 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2014.

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