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Fri Nov 19 2010

Jobs: Hindi; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, Rice University

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        1.     Marcie Newton , Hindi; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, Rice University, TX, USA

Message 1: Hindi; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, Rice University, TX, USA
Date: 18-Nov-2010
From: Marcie Newton <csladminrice.edu>
Subject: Hindi; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, Rice University, TX, USA
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University or Organization: Rice University
Department: Center for the Study of Languages
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address: http://langcenter.rice.edu
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Hindi (hin)

Description:

Rice University - located in Houston, Texas - invites applications for a
one-year renewable lecturer position in Hindi language and culture
beginning July 1, 2011. We are seeking a skilled language instructor with a
commitment to a proficiency-based approach to language.

Requirements:
- native or near-native fluency in Modern Hindi and English;
- college-level experience teaching Hindi to nonnative speakers;
- and a Masters degree or completion of Masters by June 30, 2011.

Responsibilities include teaching three courses per semester, including
introductory through advanced levels of Hindi. Experience using new
technologies for Hindi language teaching is highly preferred. Submit a
letter detailing teaching philosophy, CV, available sample syllabi, and
course evaluations. In addition, send a teaching DVD/video and have three
original, signed letters of reference sent to the address below.

Rice University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, women
and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: 01-Jan-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Marcie Newton, Program Coordinator
Rice University
Center for the Study of Languages, MS # 36
PO Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892
USA
Contact Information:
Program Coordinator Marcie Newton
Email: csladminrice.edu

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