| The Departments of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (LLC) and Latin American, Latino, and Iberian Studies (LALIS) at the University of Richmond invite applications for the Interim Director of the Global Studio, the University’s language resource center, which helps students, faculty, and staff use technology to enhance language learning and cross-cultural communication. This is a one-year (renewable), non-tenure track position. |
Qualifications include a Ph.D. in second language acquisition or related fields (in hand by the May-June 2017 start date) with a focus on instructional technology (Educational Technology, Computer-Assisted Language Learning). The successful candidate will teach one course per year, either in one of the languages taught by LLC or LALIS (Arabic, Catalan, Chinese, French, Galician, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish) or in linguistics. The candidate will manage the Global Studio, provide technology support to the LLC and LALIS faculty, hire and manage student technology fellows to help with classroom projects, and be in charge of placement testing and language assessments for LLC and LALIS. Participation in technology-facilitated instruction and curricular developments will be expected. The candidate will also direct a growing self-directed language program and teach a half-unit “Introduction to Self-Directed Language” course each semester.
Applicants should click "Apply Now" on this page: https://richmond.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=1129.
Applicants will be asked to submit a curriculum vitae and the names of three references who will receive an email asking them to submit their reference letters to this web site. Applications should be received by February 26, 2017 to receive full consideration.
The University of Richmond is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of difference in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success. Our academic community strongly encourages applications that are in keeping with this commitment. For more information on the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, resources, and related information, see http://llc.richmond.edu/.