School of International Letters & Cultures (SILC), Arizona State University

Position ID:ASU-SILC-INSARB [#9048, 11966]
Position Title: Instructor, Arabic - Job #11966
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Tempe, Arizona 85287, United States [map]
Subject Area: Humanities
Appl Deadline:2017/04/21 finished (posted 2017/03/29, listed until 2017/04/21)
Position Description:    

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

The School of International Letters & Cultures at Arizona State University invites applications for one Instructor position in Arabic. The successful candidate will be expected to teach lower and/or upper division courses in Arabic in on-ground, hybrid, and/or online settings. Instructors are required to prepare syllabi, lectures and class materials, exams, order textbooks, and grade assignments and exams. We are developing a track for heritage learners, and are especially interested in an instructor with expertise in that area. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible appointment made on an academic year basis (Aug 16 - May 15). Subsequent annual renewal is possible contingent upon satisfactory performance, the needs of the unit, availability of resources, and sufficient enrollment in assigned courses. Anticipated start date is August 2017.

Required Qualifications: Master's degree in Arabic or related field and native/near-native proficiency in Arabic; evidence of effective Arabic teaching at the post-secondary level.

Desired Qualifications: 1) ABD or PhD in Arabic language, literature, linguistics, or cultural studies by time of appointment. 2) Demonstrated background in teaching Arabic for heritage learners. 3) Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching across the undergraduate curriculum. 4) Demonstrated proficiency in implementing appropriate technologies in language instruction and/or on-line language teaching experience.

To apply, submit electronically to the following materials: 1) a current CV; 2) a cover letter addressing teaching philosophy and how your research informs your teaching; 3) evidence of teaching effectiveness (quantitative and sample of qualitative data from teaching evaluations); 4) the names, positions, and contact information of three references who may be contacted directly.

Application deadline is April 21, 2017; if not filled, every two weeks thereafter until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. ASU's policy manual is located at and the complete non-discrimination statement at:

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
PO Box 870202
Tempe, AZ 85287-0202

© 2018 AcademicJobsOnline.Org. All Rights Reserved.