Lecturer in Discipline

Columbia University in the City of New York: Arts and Sciences Core - Academic: Department of French and Romance Philology


Open Date Mar 23, 2023

Salary Range or Pay Grade $66,100- $90,000


The Department of French and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University invite applications for a Lecturer in Discipline to begin July 1, 2023. Teaching responsibilities will include the first three years of French instruction, including beginning and intermediate French, conversation, and advanced writing courses, as well as teaching an Introduction to Comparative Literature and Society course. Responsibilities will also include serving as Director of Undergraduate Studies for majors and concentrators in Comparative Literature and Society. This position is a one-year appointment with the possibility of a one-year renewal conditional on funding and performance.


Minimum Degree Requirements:

PhD. required at the time of appointment.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must have native or near-native fluency in French, 3 years minimum teaching experience of French as a second/foreign language (college-level experience preferred), evidence of excellence in teaching, expertise in current methodologies and culture-based instruction, including integration of technology in the classroom.

Application Instructions

All applications must be made through Columbia University’s Academic Search and Recruiting (ASR) system. Please upload the following required materials: cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and letters from three reference providers. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Process

This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Pay Transparency Disclosure

The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training.  The above hiring range represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

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