Job Description: Assistant Professor of Russian Studies. Carnegie Mellon University-Department of Modern Languages. Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on linkedinMore Sharing Services. Posted: July 6, 2015. Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Salary: Open. Type: Full Time - Experienced.
Grade Level: Higher Education. Category: Russian. Required Education: Doctorate. Carnegie Mellon University-Department of Modern Languages. The Department of Modern Languages currently has 23 full-time faculty members and three emeritus professors. In 2010 our faculty published four books, 69 papers, and presented at 45 conferences. The Department offers undergraduate majors and minors in Chinese Studies, French and Francophone Studies, German Studies, Hispanic Studies, Japanese Studies, Russian Studies, and European Studies, and co...urses in Arabic and Italian through the advanced level, a Masters in Applied Second Language Acquisition and a doctoral program in Second Language Acquisition. Our faculty areas of research are Second Language Acquisition, Literary and Cultural Studies, and Technology Enhanced Language Learning. Show more. Show less. View All Our Jobs. The Department of Modern Languages invites applications for an assistant professor, tenure-track position in Russian Studies beginning in August 2016. Successful candidates must have an earned Ph.D., demonstrated excellence in interdisciplinary research and teaching, and expertise in one or more of the following areas: technology-enhanced learning, learning sciences, digital humanities, language assessment, translation studies, literary and cultural studies, global studies, transnational studies. Candidates should have advanced-level proficiency in Russian, interest in teaching a full range of courses in the curriculum, and experience in culture-driven, content-based, communicatively-oriented instruction. Teaching load is 2+2. Applications will be accepted online through Interfolio and should arrive not later than October 30, 2015. Applicants should use the link below to submit a letter of application (indicating, among other things, any professional conferences they plan to attend between November 2015 and January 2016, resume, statements of teaching, research, and curricular interests, and three (3) letters of recommendation. Representative publications, not to be returned, may also be included. Carnegie Mellon is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer - - M/F/Disability/Veteran.
Let us know what you think! Connect with us @C_LaCross