Teaching Associate, Russian (Williams College)

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Williams College Russian Program is still looking for a Teaching Associate for the 2021-2022 academic year. We are posting the anoiuncement once again because we have relaxed the language requirements a bit. 

-candidate must speak Russian at the superior level or higher (we are open to any academic background, from Russian, to physics, to theatre)

-must be able to obtain a visa or already reside in the US and be eligible to work here

-candidate must be able to work in person; Williams requires full vaccination against COVID-19

The position comes with:

  -room and board

-office space and full access to Williams’ library, athletic, and IT facilities

-pedagogical training

-health coverage

-a $7350 stipend

-the ability to take 4 courses of their choice at Williams (either for credit or as auditors)

Duties include:

-20 hours of teaching per week (in-class work, class prep, office hours, etc.)

-organizing and leading extra-curricular events

-serving as a language and cultural resource for both faculty and students 

We imagine that this position could be of interest to recent college graduates; MA or PhD students currently completing projects, looking for housing/funding, and able to be away from their institutions; anyone interested in learning more about the liberal arts system; anyone hoping to improve their English.

Please contact jvandest@williams.edu with inquiries as soon as possible. A CV (please list 2-3 references) and a letter of interest are all that is required. Feel free to share with anyone who might be interested!