The Department of Russian invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Russian, one-year term position for the 2019-2020 academic year. Applicants should demonstrate an ability to teach Russian language, literature, and culture, have native or near-native fluency in Russian and English, and experience in teaching language at the undergraduate level. The position entails teaching Russian, primarily at the beginning and intermediate level, with a possibility of teaching literature and culture in English as needed.
Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
Applications must be received by March 1. Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a respectful, engaged community that embraces differences, with the all the complexity and individuality each person brings. Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to undergraduate teaching and scholarly potential.
Please submit a letter of application through InterFolio, including a statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and three current letters of recommendation, at least two of which must speak to teaching ability. Please include in your letter reference to how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. More information is available at https://apply.interfolio.com/59850 Review of applications will begin on March 1 and continue until the position is filled.
Posted on January 25, 2019.