Visiting Assistant Professor of French
- Location details
- Bellingham, WA
- Position type
- Lecturer/instructor, Professor, Assistant
- Organization type
- 4-year college or university
- Humanities, Language teaching
- Employment category
- Tenure Status
- Non-tenure track
The French Section of the Department of Modern and Classical Languages at Western Washington University seeks applicants for a full-time, non-tenure-track, Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2021-22 academic year (pending budget approval), starting September 16, 2021, to teach undergraduate French language and content courses such as French Society and/or pre-19th-century French literature. The successful candidate is expected to design their own teaching materials, develop classroom activities, and hold regular office hours. The anticipated full load will be seven courses distributed across three quarters.
Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in French literature/culture by the time of appointment (with a preferred concentration in pre-19th-century studies), native or near-native proficiency in French and English, and at least 2 years of experience teaching French at the college level.
This is a full-time, three-term position with the possibility of renewal for the 2022-23 academic year depending on sectional need. Salary is commensurate with level of education and experience. In addition, the position carries a possible stipend for advising, depending on qualifications and experience.
Interested applicants should apply to the Department of Modern and Classical Languages vacancy pool:
In addition to the documents required by the PageUp application system, applicants must also upload a statement of teaching. Both the cover letter and statement of teaching must address the qualifications above.
The application deadline is March 5.