Instructor, I8, German, FY 16-17 - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Teaching 15 hours of German language, literature, and culture.

Full-time one-year Instructor of German. Appointment to begin August 16, 2016. The applicant should have the Ph.D. or be ABD in German or Comparative Literature, with expertise in Age of Goethe / 18th century German literature and culture. Native or near-native 
fluency required. The successful 
candidate is committed to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching at the M.A. level.

To apply go to and complete the on-line application by submitting cover letter, curriculum vitae, and teaching dossier including recent student evaluations, and three letters of recommendation. In case of questions, contact Rasma Lazda, Chair, German Search Committee, Department of Modern Languages & Classics, University of Alabama, 
Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487-0246. Please direct inquiries to Review of applications will 
begin on May 5, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. 
 The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please upload teaching dossier including recent student evaluations to the “other document 1” tab.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter