Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
ARTS AND SCIENCE
New York University
The Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University is seeking to fill an opening for a Hindi Language Lecturer, beginning September 2018, pending budgetary and administrative approval. This is a full time appointment with multi-year renewal contingent on successful review. Responsibilities will include teaching 3 courses per semester and other duties associated with the language program.
Applicants should preferably have a Ph.D. in Hindi linguistics, literature or second language acquisition, but those with a Master's degree and considerable language teaching experience are also encouraged to apply. We are seeking language teachers committed to professional development, who have training and experience in proficiency-, performance- and project-based language instruction as well as in developing new materials and incorporating technological innovations. Applicants must have native or near native fluency in Hindi and English.
Please apply through http://apply.interfolio.com/48238 . Please submit an application letter including a brief description of the applicant's teaching philosophy and methodology, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations and a portfolio with samples of lesson units and other research or teaching materials. For more information about MEIS, please visit website at http://as.nyu.edu/meis.html. Review of applications will begin on February 12, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
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