The Department of Romance Studies at Tufts University invites applications for a full-time lecturer position in French language to begin September 1, 2023, with possibility of renewal. This position is benefits-eligible.
Teaching 6 elementary, intermediate and advanced French languages courses per year, 3 in the Fall and 3 in the Spring
Engaging in curriculum-related activities
Serving as pre-major and major advisor
Serving on a School of Arts & Sciences or University committee
Masters’ degree required; Ph.D. in French or related field preferred
Native or near-native fluency in French and English essential
Demonstrated excellence in designing and teaching French language at the college level (experience in the U.S. preferred)
Evidence of creative pedagogical practice reflecting knowledge of current methodologies
Command of instructional technology applied to language learning
Evidence of a commitment to designing curricula that address issues of equity and justice with a focus on marginalized communities
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
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