Near Eastern Language and Cultures, Ohio State University

Position ID:OSU-NELC-PERSIAN [#3717]
Position Title: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Persian
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Columbus, Ohio 43221, United States [map]
Subject Area: Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations
Appl Deadline:2014/03/31 finished (posted 2013/12/06, finished 2014/10/05, listed until 2014/06/06)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Position: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Persian

The Ohio State University's Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures invites applicants for a renewable, non-tenure track position to teach beginning through advanced Persian language as a lecturer or senior lecturer. Responsibilities will include teaching, curriculum development, language placement, and supervising graduate teaching assistants and other instructors. The ability to teach occasional courses on Persian literature or culture in English translation and to participate in coordinating a Persian curriculum is preferred. Salary and benefits are competitive.

Qualifications: Native or near-native fluency in Persian and English; demonstrated excellence in the teaching of Persian language and culture at the college level and in the effective application of current technologies to foreign language learning. Ph.D. in Persian Studies, Second Language Acquisition and Teaching, or related field, preferred.

Complete applications will consist of: letter of interest; statement of teaching philosophy; C.V.; and recent teaching evaluations. Three letters of reference submitted independently by their authors are also requested, at least one of which should address the candidate’s teaching. Inquiries may be directed to Prof. Kevin van Bladel, chair of the search committee, at Review of applications will begin on December 20th. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

To build a diverse workforce Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. EEO/AA employer.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
The Ohio State University
Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
1775 College Road
Hagerty Hall 300
Columbus, OH 43210

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