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LINGUIST List 22.1504

Fri Apr 01 2011

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: 31-Mar-2011
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 invites applications for a two-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, an MA in a related field. Responsibilities
include teaching three courses per semester, including introductory through
advanced levels of Hindi language and culture. Experience using new
technologies for Hindi language teaching is preferred. Submit a letter
detailing teaching philosophy, CV, available sample syllabi, and course
evaluations. In addition, send a teaching DVD/video, if available and have
two original, signed letters of reference sent to the application address
below.

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

Application Deadline: 01-May-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:
Marcie Newton
Email: csladminrice.edu

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