Assistant Professor of Russian more...
Location:Portland, OR
Company:Lewis & Clark College
First posted:September 20, 2016
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Russian Search Advertisement, 2016-2017

Assistant Professor of Russian: Lewis & Clark College, a private liberal arts college with

2,000 undergraduates, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in the

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures beginning in fall 2017. Preferred

teaching and research fields include Russian literature or linguistics; open to any period

or specialization. Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment as a tenure-track member

of the faculty. Native or near-native fluency in both Russian and English. Potential for

excellent teaching and research, as well as ability to run successful Russian program at an

undergraduate institution, are essential. Usual load is five courses per academic year and

may include regular participation in the College's general education program. A complete

application must include: (1) cover letter of application which includes statements of

research interests and teaching experience, as well as a description of how the applicant's

teaching and/or work in the campus community will contribute to a culture of inclusion

and campus diversity; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) statement of teaching philosophy and

evidence of teaching effectiveness; (4) sample of scholarship (published articles, and/or

works in progress); (5) graduate transcripts; (6) three letters of recommendation

(uploaded separately by the referees). All materials should be addressed to Freddy

Vilches, Chair Russian Search Committee, and must be submitted via Interfolio

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Review of applications will begin on November 4 and continue until the position is filled.

Lewis & Clark College will conduct background checks on the finalist. Lewis & Clark

College is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive

consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a

qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion,

color, national origin, sex or age. Questions regarding Title IX may be referred to the

Title IX Coordinator or OCR. The College is committed to preparing students for

leadership in an increasingly interdependent world, and affirms the educational benefits

of diversity. (See (please use the apply button below))

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