The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at Rowan University seeks a dynamic tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach courses in French (all levels) and Spanish (elementary and intermediate levels) and to expand departmental offerings in French, especially in applied fields, such as translation and interpretation, French for the professions, and/or applied linguistics, to begin September 1, 2018.
Required Qualifications:Ph.D. in French from an accredited U.S. or equivalent non-U.S. institution. Native or near native fluency in French, Spanish, and English. Relevant teaching experience at the college level. Demonstrated commitment to an active research agenda.
Preferred Qualifications:Experience and interest in teaching and developing French courses in several applied fields, such as translation/interpretation, French for the professions, and/or applied linguistics. Experience teaching language, culture, and literature courses in French (all levels). Experience teaching Spanish language at the elementary and intermediate levels. Candidates with proficiency in technology in foreign language teaching and an interest in teaching online or hybrid courses will be given greater consideration.
Duties Include: A 3/3 teaching load is guaranteed for the first five years for productive faculty and can be renewed with evidence of continuing scholarship. Candidates must be committed to service, including advising and mentoring students, and participating in department, college, and university service.
Starting Date: September 1, 2018
For more information about Rowan University and the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, please visit: https://academics.rowan.edu/chss/departments/foreignlanguage/index.html.
Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.
Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017.
Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts of undergraduate and graduate studies, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, three recent letters of recommendation, and supporting materials such as syllabi and teaching evaluations.
Please direct any questions to the Search Chair, Dr. Marilyn S. Manley, at email@example.com.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.