Modern Language Category II Lecturer - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Modern Languages invites applications for a full-time, Category II position in Less Commonly Taught Languages with emphasis in either German, Japanese or Chinese to begin August, 2016.
NOTE: Based on the enrollment and demand for either German, Japanese or Chinese, the Department will be selecting the candidate to complete 12 credit hours teaching with 3 credit hours of re-assigned time for administrative duties, per semester. This is a one-year temporary Category II appointment with benefits.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.


Teach foreign language undergraduate courses in either German, Japanese or Chinese at the annual academic year load of 30 semester credit hours or the equivalent, day, evening, and weekend, as needed.

Candidates have the opportunity to negotiate a reduction in teaching load in order to perform foundational advisement for students in the major/minor and assist with the development, recruiting for, and administration of study abroad programs offered through the Modern Languages Department.

Experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQIA students, students from low-income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.

Required Qualifications

Master’s Degree in target language. Native or near-native fluency in either German, Japanese or Chinese, as well as English.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctoral Degree in the target language.

Evidence of excellence in undergraduate teaching, including delivery of general education courses and the ability to teach about ethnic minorities;

Experience in proficiency-based language instruction;

Interest and capability in integrating new and emerging learning and instructional technologies in the teaching environment and service learning opportunities.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: in order to be considered as applicant YOU MUST FILL OUT THE APPLICATION AT Official Transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Please note: References refers to a list of the names and contact information of three professional references.

If you cannot upload your documents at the time of application, please submit them to:
Attn: Maria Akrabova
Subject: Search F 135 Modern Language CAT II Lecturer

Keyword Phrases

  • MDL - Modern Languages
  • Modern Language Category II Lecturer
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Foreign Languages & Literature
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter