LINGUIST List 26.5499

Thu Dec 10 2015

Jobs: Quechua; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, New York University Arts and Science

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Date: 09-Dec-2015
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Subject: Quechua; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, New York University Arts and Science, New York, USA
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University or Organization: New York University Arts and Science
Department: Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://clacs.as.nyu.edu
Job Title: Language Lecturer in Quechua

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Quechua, South Bolivian (quh)
                            Quechuan

Description:

Language Lecturer in Quechua
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Arts and Science
New York University

The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS), a Title VI National Resource Center, at New York University invites applications for a full-time renewable position to begin Fall 2016, pending administrative and budgetary approval. The position carries a 3/3 teaching load and includes teaching all levels of Quechua language; providing leadership for the Indigenous and Diasporic Language Consortium (IDLC) created by NYU and Columbia University; design and development of multi-media teaching materials; and developing performance based objectives and methods of assessment for Quechua.

A minimum of an M.A. in linguistics, language pedagogy, or a related field, native or near-native proficiency in Quechua, proficiency in English, and prior experience teaching Quechua are required. PhD, fluency in English and/or Spanish, ACTFL certification, and prior experience teaching at a U.S. university/college or a study abroad program affiliated with a US university/college will be highly valued.

Application deadline is January 30, 2016. To apply, see the NYU Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies web site below. Instructions can be found under the homepage link "Employment". Interested candidates should submit a letter of application outlining qualifications for the position, a CV, a one-page statement of language teaching philosophy, a sample syllabus, and three referees. If an online teaching video is available, please share access.

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

Application Deadline: 30-Jan-2016

Web Address for Applications: http://clacs.as.nyu.edu
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