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 February
2021. The position requires a PhD in German, SLA,
Linguistics, or related discipline by February 2021, and native or
near-native abilities in German and English.
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 CV, a description of your teaching philosophy,
recent teaching evaluations, and contact information for three
references. In your cover letter, please briefly describe the
courses that you could envision teaching in the Elon Core
Curriculum as well as in the German program.
Applications must be submitted electronically to email@example.com by
midnight Eastern on January 15, 2021. Elon University
is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty,
staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.