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Instructor in Arabic Language

Requisition Number:

18139

Location:

Boulder, Colorado

Employment Type:

Faculty

Schedule:

Full-Time

Job Summary

The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a non-tenure-track appointment as Instructor in Arabic Language to begin August 19, 2019. Requirements include an MA in Arabic language, pedagogy, or other related discipline; the ability to teach all levels of Arabic language; and one year of full-time or part-time experience in teaching Arabic language at the university level. Job duties include teaching courses in Arabic language to undergraduate and graduate students and service to the University. 

Who We Are

The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, founded in 1982, offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Chinese and Japanese, four minor programs, two certificate programs, as well as language, literature and culture courses in Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Hindi/Urdu, Japanese and Korean. Students receive a thorough grounding in the modern language, an introduction to the classical language and literature and a broad familiarity with the literary and cultural history of their selected area. Students interested in Chinese or Japanese are encouraged to broaden their academic horizon through a double major, combining either language with another field of interest. Likewise, students in all Asian Languages and Civilizations programs as well as programs outside the department can pursue one of the department's minors or certificates as a way of broadening their career options. Recent graduates have found positions in such fields as government service, international business and secondary-school teaching; others have gone on to graduate study in Chinese or Japanese. 

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Job duties include teaching courses in Arabic language to undergraduate and graduate students and service to the University.

Benefits

The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

  • MA in Arabic Language, pedagogy, or other related discipline.
  • Ability to teach all levels of Arabic language.
  • One year of full-time or part-time experience in teaching Arabic language at the university level.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the materials listed below in PDF format to this posting with the following naming convention “LastName_FirstName_NameofDocument”, i.e., Smith_John_CV

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Copies of Syllabi Taught or Proposed

During the application process, you will need to enter contact information for 3 references and we will request a letter of recommendation from each of them immediately upon application. 

Review of applications will begin on June 15, 2019; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.


Posting Contact Name: Jackie Coombs

Posting Contact Email: jacqueline.coombs@colorado.edu

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer