LINGUIST List 31.1222

Wed Apr 01 2020

Jobs: French; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Visiting Lecturer, Northeastern University

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 31-Mar-2020
From: Boris Rasting-Sera <>
Subject: French; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Visiting Lecturer, Northeastern University, Boston, USA
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University or Organization: Northeastern University
Department: World Languages Center
Job Location: Massachusetts, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Visiting Lecturer - French

Job Rank: Visiting Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): French (fra)


Full-time teaching load is three courses per semester for fall and spring semesters, with professional development and service also expected. Candidates must demonstrate excellence in teaching. This is a one-year, non-tenure track, renewable position with full benefits, with an expected start date of August 24, 2020.

This position will support the University’s commitment to innovation in teaching as well as the World Language Center's vision of developing students' intercultural communicative competence. Candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to fostering diverse and inclusive environments as well as to promoting experiential learning, which are central to a Northeastern University education.

A Ph.D. in French or a related field or terminal degree in hand by the start of the appointment is preferred. The successful applicant should be well trained in the teaching of French language and culture, have experience teaching languages using film and technology, and possess native or near native proficiency in French. Special consideration will be given to candidates who are able to teach courses in hybrid or online formats. A degree in French applied linguistics, second language acquisition, or pedagogy is highly desirable.

Applicants should submit a CV and letter of interest along with a teaching statement, a model syllabus, recent sets of student evaluations, and contact information for three references.

To apply, please go to the application link below and click on the link for full-time positions or full-time interdisciplinary positions or if viewing this description on the Northeastern University website, click “Apply to this job.”

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Mr. Boris Rasting-Sera

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