Duke University, Department of Romance Studies

Position ID:Duke-RomanceStudies-FLP [#24174]
Position Title: French Instructor
Position Type:Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Romance Languages and Literatures / French
Appl Deadline:2023/04/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/01/17, finished 2023/10/05, listed until 2023/04/19)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Romance Studies at Duke University is seeking a qualified instructor in French for a one-year renewable appointment. Qualifications requested for candidates: ABD or PhD in second language acquisition, applied linguistics, language pedagogy, or related areas. This is a full-time position (5 courses per year) with competitive salary and benefits. We seek candidates with a demonstrated excellence in teaching at introductory, intermediate, and advanced levels of language instruction; experience in curriculum design; a proven ability to work effectively in teams; and a strong interest in working with undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds. Native or near-native fluency in French and English is required. Please submit a CV, cover letter, 3 letters of recommendation, and teaching portfolio (statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, sample syllabi from courses at two different levels, and a teaching video). Applications received by March 31 will receive full consideration, though the position will remain open until filled.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Further Info:
email address
205 Language Center
Box 90257
Durham, NC 27708