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LINGUIST List 25.743

Thu Feb 13 2014

Jobs: Arabic; General Ling: Visiting Prof, Bucknell University

Editor for this issue: Lily Zheng <lilinguistlist.org>

Date: 12-Feb-2014
From: Martin Isleem <mi006bucknell.edu>
Subject: Arabic; General Linguistics: Visiting Professor, Bucknell University, Pennsylvania, USA
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University or Organization: Bucknell University
Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Web Address: http://www.bucknell.edu/jobs
Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Arabic

Job Rank: Visiting Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)


The Department of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics at Bucknell University invites applications for a one-semester position in Arabic Studies at the Visiting Assistant Professor level beginning in August of 2014, with the possibility of an extension for an additional semester, spring of 2015. PhD (or ABD) in Arabic literature, Arabic linguistics or teaching Arabic as a foreign language (TAFL). Applicants must demonstrate interest in language pedagogy and teaching methodologies. Applicants must have native or near-native fluency in Arabic and English. The successful candidate should also have a strong and demonstrated interest in liberal arts education. Teaching duties will include Arabic language courses at all levels and courses in literature or/and culture. The teaching load is six courses a year.

Complete dossier should include at least three letters of recommendation, statement of teaching philosophy, and evidence of potential in teaching excellence (e.g. syllabi and teaching evaluations). To apply, please submit cover letter, C.V., statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of recommendation, and any supplementary materials to the department URL above. Deadline for submission of materials is February 26, 2014.

Questions about the position should be addressed by email to: Prof. Martin Isleem at the contact email below.

Bucknell University, an EEO Employer, believes that students learn best in a diverse, inclusive community and is therefore committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. We seek candidates who are committed to Bucknell's efforts to create a climate that fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and we welcome applications from members of groups that have been historically underrepresented in higher education.

Application Deadline: 11-Aug-2014

Web Address for Applications: http://www.Click2Apply.net/rjcst5r
Contact Information:
Martin Isleem
Email: mi006bucknell.edu

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