|Position ID:||Swarthmore-Modern Languages and Literatures-VAPR [#9002]|
|Position Title:||Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian|
|Position Type:||Non tenure-track faculty|
|Position Location:||Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081, United States [map]|
|Subject Area:||Russian Language and Literature|
|Appl Deadline:||(posted 2017/03/16, listed until 2017/09/16)|
|Swarthmore College invites applications to fill a three-year position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian, with possibility of renewal for another three years, beginning Fall 2017. Teaching load is 2/3. Specialization in any area of Russian literature and culture; candidates with expertise in 19th-century prose, theater studies, visual culture, interdisciplinary studies, and/or a West Slavic or Central Asian language and literature might be especially attractive. Essential qualifications include: native or near-native proficiency in both English and Russian, commitment to undergraduate education, lively classroom presence, experience teaching language and literature/culture in North America at the university level, evidence of scholarly promise, PhD in hand by August 2017 required.|
Please apply by using the following link: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9002
If it is impossible to use this link, send cover letter, CV, graduate transcript, and the names and contact information of three recommenders to:
Sibelan Forrester Chair, Russian Search Committee Dept. of Modern Languages and Literatures Swarthmore College 500 College Ave. Swarthmore, PA 19081-1390Review of applications will begin on March 31 and continue until position is filled.
Swarthmore College has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment. The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds including those who have intercultural experience and those with demonstrable commitments to an inclusive society and world.