Instructor of French

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literature at University of South Alabama invites applications for a full-time (9 month), one-year-only instructor position in French to begin August 15, 2023. Candidates must possess an MA in French or a closely related field. We seek an outstanding educator to teach lower- and upper-division courses in French language. The successful candidate must demonstrate native or near-native proficiency in spoken and written French and English and excellence in teaching at all levels. Committee work and continuing professional development are expected. 

To apply, please address your letter of application and C.V to Dr. Eleanor Ter Horst, Chair of the French Search Committee at Please indicate "French Instructor Search" in the subject line. Applicants selected for a campus visit must arrange to have three letters of recommendation, with original signatures, sent by email to Dr. Ter Horst at Likewise, applicants selected for a campus visit must arrange to have all official transcripts sent to Dr. Ter Horst from all colleges and/or universities attended at either the email address above or the mailing address below:

Dr. Eleanor Ter Horst


HUMB 322

5991 USA Dr N

Mobile, AL 36688-0002

Review of applications will begin on May 12, 2023, and continue until the position is filled.

The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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