LINGUIST List 29.533
Wed Jan 31 2018
Jobs: French; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Princeton University
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University or Organization: Princeton University
Department: French and Italian
Job Location: New Jersey, USA
Job Title: Lecturer in French
Job Rank: Lecturer
Areas: Applied Linguistics; French as a Foreign Language
Language(s): French (fra)
The Department of French and Italian has occasional
openings for full- and part-time Lecturers in French to teach a range of courses in
language and culture in a dynamic undergraduate program committed to innovation and
excellence. Appointment duty time will depend on student enrollment and will be made
on an as-needed, per-term basis starting September 1, 2018. Review of applications
will begin February 12, 2018 and continue until position is filled.
- Native or near-native fluency in French and English, proven
experience teaching French as a Foreign Language at the university level, and
excellent teaching credentials.
- Master's degree or enrollment in a Ph.D.
program required; Ph.D. preferred.
- Experience in culture-based instruction,
integration of new technologies and curriculum development.
interest in film and media studies will be a plus.
- Ability to supervise and
mentor graduate student instructors is highly desirable.
Preference will be
given to candidates with a background in French as a Foreign Language and/or
Linguistics, SLA or Applied Linguistics, although other fields will be considered.
This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be
Applicants are to apply online at https://dof.princeton.edu/academicjobs
and submit the following documents:
- Curriculum vitae, including
description of teaching experience
- Letter of application that explains
teaching interests, areas of expertise, and scholarly experience in
- Statement of teaching: no more than 500 words explaining how the
candidate has approached
or would approach the courses he or she wishes to teach
- Two recent teaching evaluations
- One reference letter addressing teaching
(to be submitted directly by referee)
- Complete contact information for two
additional professional references (to be submitted by applicant)
must answer these three REQUIRED questions:
1. Do you have a Master’s degree in
French or a related field, or are you enrolled in a Ph.D. program in French or a
related field? YES / NO
2. Do you have prior experience teaching French at the
university level? YES / NO
3. 3. Do you have prior experience supervising
graduate students? YES / NO
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications: https://dof.princeton.edu/academicjobs
Director French Langauge Program Christine Sagnier
Page Updated: 31-Jan-2018