Cornell University, Romance Studies

Position ID:Cornell-ROMS-PORTLEC [#18283, WDR-00025168]
Position Title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer of Portuguese
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Language Instruction
Romance Studies
Romance Languages and Literatures
Appl Deadline:2021/04/07 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2021/03/10, finished 2021/10/09)
Position Description:   URMs  

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

As part of the university's comprehensive vaccination program, all Cornell employees are required to have and provide proof of an FDA-or WHO-authorized or approved COVID-19 vaccine and booster or have obtained a university-approved disability/medical or religious exemption, regardless of their role and work location.

New hires are required to provide documentation showing full vaccination status (that is, completion of two shots of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine or one shot of the Janssen/Johnson & Johnson) before their first day of work. If a new hire's vaccination is not complete or information is not received by their start date, the first day of work will be delayed. It is possible in some cases that an offer of employment may be withdrawn.

For additional information on Cornell's Vaccination/Booster Compliance Program click here.

The Department of Romance Studies at Cornell University seeks to hire a Lecturers/Senior Lecturer (rank will depend on experience) to teach all levels of Portuguese language. This is a full-time renewable appointment contingent upon a successful review. Teaching load is 6 courses per year of elementary through advanced language courses. Candidates should hold an MA or PhD in Portuguese, Second Language Acquisition, or related field. Preference will be given to candidates with strong evidence of excellence in language teaching at the university level. English and Portuguese native-equivalent fluency is required. Candidates should apply online at https://academicjobsonline.org/. The deadline for application is April 7, 2021. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of commitment to diversity, two sample syllabi, and three letters of recommendation. We also encourage applicants to address in their cover letter any experience in TA training and course coordination. The search committee may request an unedited teaching video of a full-length Portuguese language class from selected candidates before advancing to the interview stage. We expect to hold all interviews over Zoom.

Visa expedition funds are not available for this position.

The Department of Romance Studies at Cornell embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will create a climate that attracts students of all races, nationalities and genders. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities to apply.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. We also recognize a lawful preference in employment practices for Native Americans living on or near Indian reservations.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. We also recognize a lawful preference in employment practices for Native Americans living on or near Indian reservations.


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Further Info:
https://romancestudies.cornell.edu/
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K170 Klarman Hall
Department of Romance Studies
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853