Academic Position: Lecturer in Russian (Nashville, TN)

Deadline: April 15, 2016

The Department of Germanic & Slavic Languages at Vanderbilt University invites applications for a one-year Lecturer position. Specialization is open, but applicants with expertise in nineteenth-century Russian literature and culture will be given particular consideration.

The successful candidate must have experience in teaching Russian language, literature, and culture at all levels. The teaching load is three courses per semester, which includes both language courses taught in Russian and courses on Russian literature and culture taught in English. Ability to teach a freshman writing seminar is a plus.

The position requires native or near-native fluency in both Russian and English and a Ph.D. in hand by August 1st, 2016. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Application Process:
All materials should be submitted via Interfolio
  • Letter of application
  • CV
  • Teaching evaluations
  • Official graduate school transcript
  • 3 letters of recommendation