Lecturer in German

Lecturer in German


The Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures at Texas Tech University invites applications for a full-time position as a Lecturer in German to begin in Fall 2022. This is a 9-month position with a 4/4 teaching load (or equivalent) and the possibility of additional summer teaching. This position is renewable with the opportunity for advancement in rank and includes full benefits. Responsibilities include teaching beginning and intermediate German language courses with the opportunity to teach undergraduate courses in the candidate’s area of specialization.


  • Ph.D. in German Studies or German Applied Linguistics (ABD considered)
  • Native or near-native fluency in German
  • Demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching
  • Familiarity with language pedagogy

Familiarity with the technology and methodology involved in designing and teaching online classes as well as experience working with diverse student populations and first-generation students is highly desirable. A willingness to train and mentor graduate teaching assistants is expected.

Application materials required:

  • Letter of application
  • CV
  • Sample syllabus
  • Teaching statement
  • Most recent student evaluations (if available)
  • Three letters of recommendation.

Letters of recommendation may be sent via Interfolio, USPS or email to Misty Rangel, PO Box 42071, 2906 18th St, CMLL Bldg. Room 207, Lubbock, Texas 79409, or to misty.rangel@ttu.edu. Screening will begin May 1, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minoritized candidates, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.

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