Pending budgetary approval, the Less-Commonly-Taught Languages Center of the Department of Linguistics, University of Pittsburgh, seeks applications for one position of a non-tenure-stream Lecturer or Assistant Instructor for all levels of Hindi language instruction. The initial contract will run from September 1, 2018 through August 30, 2019 and is renewable.
MA in Hindi, language teaching, linguistics, or a related field
At least 3 years of experience in teaching all levels of Hindi in an academic setting
Native or near-native ability in Hindi
Good command of spoken and written English
The position will have responsibility for teaching 27 credits per year. Some additional administrative responsibilities may be assigned.
Apply here: https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MjEw by uploading a letter of application, a current CV, a teaching statement (including any non-language courses you might be interested in teaching), proof of teaching effectiveness (e.g., student surveys, peer and supervisor reviews), and three letters of recommendation. Questions may be addressed to email@example.com
Deadline: January 15, 2018
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Additional Salary Information: -Access to the University’s retirement program and full medical benefits
-Salary range depends on qualifications and experience
About Less-Commonly-Taught-Languages Center, University of Pittsburgh
The Department of Linguistics at the University of Pittsburgh offers BA, MA and PhD programs in Linguistics, focusing on second language acquisition, Hispanic linguistics and sociolinguistics. The Department is also home to the Less-Commonly-Taught Languages Center, which features two active undergraduate certificate programs in Arabic and American Sign Language, and the non-credit English Language Institute.