Application for Lecturer in Modern Greek Language and Culture
he Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies at Princeton University invites applications for a one- to three-year term (renewable), full-time or part-time, Lecturer, to begin September 1, 2018. Responsibilities include teaching courses in modern Greek language at the introductory, intermediate and/or advanced levels, aiming at linguistic proficiency, as well as transcultural fluency and intellectual engagement with modern Greek culture. There may be opportunities for additional teaching in the successful candidate’s discipline. Teaching load will depend on enrollments; some administrative duties may be part of the workload. This position is renewable, depending on departmental need and satisfactory performance.
The successful candidate must have graduate training and/or an advanced degree in a relevant discipline or field, as well as demonstrated excellence in the classroom as a teacher of modern Greek as a second language at the college level. The successful candidate would be expected to engage in opportunities for professional development in second language acquisition and methodology. Candidates with comparative interests and a commitment to excellence in Modern Greek Studies are encouraged to apply. A background in Linguistics (historical, cultural, second language acquisition, or sociolinguistics) would be useful for this position, as would expertise in proficiency-based teaching approaches.
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