Academic Job: Assistant Professional Specialist of Russian (U. of Notre Dame)

Deadline for Applications: October 24, 2016

Assistant Professional Specialist of Russian
University of Notre Dame
Department of German and Russian Languages and Literatures

To promote its bourgeoning Russian Studies program, the Department of German and Russian at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for the position of Assistant Professional Specialist of Russianon the basis of a one-year, renewable contract. This position carries no research expectation and is primarily focused upon teaching.

The ideal candidate will have the Ph.D. in hand, and possess extensive teaching experience at various levels of the undergraduate curriculum, as well as an interest in the scholarship of pedagogy. The typical teaching load will be four courses per semester, though this may be modified by significant service to the department. We are seeking not only a master teacher, but a program builder with creative ideas about program promotion, extra-curricular programming, study abroad, and student recruitment.

Applicants should submit a cover letter (not to exceed two pages) and a CV as a single PDF, as well as three letters of recommendation via Interfolio at: Applications received by October 24 will receive full consideration.