Lecturer in Hebrew Language - Term Position

Lecturer in Hebrew Language-Term Position

The Department of Middle Eastern South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University announces an opening in Hebrew language instruction to be filled at the rank of Lecturer in Discipline for a period of 3 years, beginning July 1, 2019 and ending June 30, 2021. We are seeking a professional language teacher with a serious commitment to teaching languages for academic purposes while developing pedagogical materials and incorporating technological innovations into the curriculum. Responsibilities will include teaching 2 or 3 courses per semester and other duties associated with the language program. This is a full-time appointment. Initial term of appointment is one year with the possibility of renewal for two more years contingent on satisfactory performance.

Preference will be given to applicants who have a Ph.D., but those with a Master’s degree and considerable language teaching experience are also encouraged to apply. Salary and rank commensurate with experience. Native or near-native fluency in Hebrew and English, foreign language instruction experience, and an oral proficiency based approach are required.
All applications must be submitted online and must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy and methodology, three letters of recommendation, and sample teaching materials.

Applications will be reviewed starting November 9th, 2018.

For more information and to apply, please visit our online site: http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/1514.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer


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