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LINGUIST List 18.2596

Thu Sep 06 2007

Jobs: French & Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Rice University

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        1.    Marcie Newton, French & Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

Message 1: French & Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
Date: 06-Sep-2007
From: Marcie Newton <csladminrice.edu>
Subject: French & Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
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University or Organization: Rice University
Department: Center for the Study of Languages
Web Address: http://langcenter.rice.edu

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): French (fra)


Rice University seeks a full-time Lecturer to teach French language courses
in its Center for Study of Languages. Candidates should demonstrate a sound
understanding of modern communicative approaches to language-teaching and
learning, including task-based proficiency-oriented instruction, and show a
record of good teaching. Other desirable qualifications for this position
are: the ability to develop and teach French courses for special purposes
and an understanding of the uses of modern technology, including multimedia
applications, for the purpose of teaching and learning languages.
Applicants should demonstrate at least near-native fluency in French and
hold an MA degree or its equivalent. The appointment is at the rank of
Lecturer, beginning on 1 July 2008. Salary will be commensurate with
credentials and experience. Rice offers good institutional support for
professional development and state-of-the-art technological facilities are

Please send a letter of application clearly addressing the above position
requirements, CV, transcript, three letters of recommendation (or name,
addresses, emails and fax numbers of three persons willing to provide a
recommendation), and teaching portfolio (or sample syllabi) to the
application address below.

Applicants must have proof of legal authorization to work in the United
States. Rice University is an equal opportunity; affirmative action
employer, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: 31-Oct-2007
Mailing Address for Applications:
Program Coordinator Marcie Newton
Center for the Study of Languages, MS #36
Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston, US 77005
Contact Information:
Marcie Newton
Email: csladminrice.edu

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