Teaching Fellow

Teaching Fellow, Wesleyan University, German Department:

The Department of German Studies is seeking to hire a Teaching Fellow to teach intermediate and advanced German courses. Teaching load is 2-2. This is a one-year position with annual renewal options for up to three years. We are looking for a candidate who is trained in language pedagogy, is committed to curricular innovation, and is interested in a faculty career at a liberal arts college. The Teaching Fellow will be actively supported by a senior faculty teaching mentor and is eligible to receive funding to pursue research projects and attend professional meetings and conferences. The department is committed to cultivating a curriculum that reflects the diversity of contemporary German society and is inclusive and welcoming to all students.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. or plan to complete by September 1, 2022.

To apply, visit http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/8466.  A complete application includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and teaching portfolio. In the cover letter, applicants should describe how they will embrace the college's commitment to fostering an inclusive community, as well as their experience working with individuals from historically marginalized or underserved groups. You will also be asked to provide the email addresses of three referees from whom we will obtain confidential letters of recommendation. For applicants who are not US citizens or permanent residents, a visa that allows employment in the United States is required by September 1, 2022. Visa sponsorship is not available. 

Applications completed by March 15, 2022 will receive full consideration. Please contact Debra Pozzetti at dpozzetti@wesleyan.edu or 860-685-3359 if you have questions about the application process.

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