Assistant/Associate Adjunct Faculty in World Languages

California, United States
Salary Not specified
Oct 23, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Assistant/Associate Adjunct Faculty in World Languages & Cultures (FRENCH 2) Continuing Elementary French

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: Oct 23, 2020
Deadline: Nov 6, 2020 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Description: Background:

Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.

The World Languages and Cultures Department at Saint Mary's College of California invites applications to teach French 2, Continuing Elementary French, in the Spring Term, 2021. This course will be taught online.

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 8:00-9:05 am and Thursdays 8:30-9:35 am

The successful candidate will be expected to engage in course and class preparation and grading on a daily basis, spend four (4) hours, twenty (20) minutes each week providing classroom instruction, and hold virtual office hours two (2) hours per week. Candidate should also be comfortable in an online classroom teaching environment with an interactive learning emphasis.

Course description

For students with one or two years of secondary study of French (or the equivalent). This course continues the development of listening, speaking, reading and writing, emphasizing conversation on everyday topics.

  • Candidates should hold either a BA along with a demonstrated record of professional and academic excellence or a combination of professional and academic experience. MA preferred.
  • Demonstrated teaching effectiveness and a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate learners.

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