Lecturer in German

Rice University’s seeks to appoint a two-year lecturer in German Studies to begin in the fall of 2023. The area of specialization is open, but candidates working in German literature, culture, and language from 1750 to the present and/or Cinema and Media Studies are strongly preferred. Candidates must have completed their Ph.D. by July 1, 2023. Native or near-native proficiency in German is essential. The successful candidate will carry a track record of significant undergraduate teaching experience.

The appointment will begin 07/01/2023. This is a full-time position, benefits eligible, with a 2/3 teaching load with relatively small class sizes. Teaching German Studies is generally focused on 200 and 400 level courses in culture, literature and/or interdisciplinary fields including Environmental Studies; Medical Humanities; Politics, Law and Social Thought; Film or Museum Studies.

Job Duties
-Teaching a variety of German Studies courses on the undergraduate level, including introductory courses and upper-level seminars.
-Advising undergraduates
-Participating in professional development

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