LINGUIST List 29.3024

Fri Jul 27 2018

Jobs: Modern Greek; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, University of Chicago

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Date: 27-Jul-2018
Subject: Modern Greek; Language Acquisition: Lecturer, University of Chicago, USA
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University or Organization: University of Chicago
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Greek

Required Language(s): Greek, Modern (ell)


The Department of Linguistics in the Division of the Humanities invites applications for a Lecturer in Modern Greek for the 2018-19 academic year, with possibility of renewal. The successful candidate will have the ability to teach modern Greek at the university level, and ideally to teach other areas related to Greece and its culture, history, languages, and people, as well as in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. The Lecturer will be responsible for teaching the modern Greek language sequence courses (three courses in introductory Greek and three courses in Intermediate/Advanced), and one additional appropriate course as determined by the Chair. Additional duties may include working with faculty and the Dean to help develop student and other interest in the program and to address curricular and other programmatic needs, as well as organizing and promoting events, and developing and maintaining publicity materials.

Applicants must submit an application letter, a curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, teaching or course evaluations if available, and the names and email addresses of three potential professional references. Applicants must hold a BA or equivalent, and must submit all materials electronically at the link provided below for posting 03798. Letters of reference will be solicited by the Department after we have reviewed the initial applications. We will begin to review applications on August 27 and will continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. For questions about the position please contact Jason Moore at

Position is contingent on budgetary approval. The position will be part of the Service Employees International Union.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email with their request.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Anastasia Giannakidou

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