Assistant Professor of German in the Department of World
Languages & Cultures. Elon University invites
applications for a tenure-track position in German at the assistant
professor level beginning August 2019. The position requires
a PhD in German, SLA, Linguistics, or related discipline by
August 2019, and native or near-native abilities in German and
Candidates should demonstrate the capacity to contribute to a
dynamic and growing German program, a scholarly, SoTL-based
approach to teaching, and an active disciplinary research agenda
that translates well to an undergraduate setting.
Teaching will include beginning, intermediate, and
advanced German, plus courses in the Elon Core Curriculum.
Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of
people, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity, are
encouraged to identify their experiences in their cover letter.
Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive
institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty
and students in teaching and learning in a liberal arts based
residential campus. To learn more about Elon, please visit
the University web site at www.elon.edu.
Please submit a one- or two-page letter of application
explaining how you meet the criteria above; CV; three letters of
recommendation addressing your teaching, research, and service
accomplishments; a description of your teaching philosophy; recent
teaching evaluations; and descriptions of two courses you could
envision teaching in the Elon Core Curriculum and two you could
envision teaching in German (you have full creative control).
Finalists will need to provide official graduate transcripts
directly to the Dean’s office. Applications must be submitted
electronically to email@example.com by
midnight Eastern on December 7, 2018.
Elon University is an equal opportunity employer
committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes