Full time instructors of French, German, Italian, Japanese

Loyola Marymount University in California

Deadline February 15, 2017
Date Posted January 6, 2017
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at Loyola Marymount University invites applications for Instructors of French, German, Italian and/or Japanese to begin August 15, 2017. This is a nine-month, full time non tenure-track position. Position is renewable based on performance and student enrollment. Instructors will teach three undergraduate courses per semester, including lower and upper division language, composition, and content classes. Applicants must demonstrate excellence in language teaching at the college level and possess native/near native proficiency in the target language(s) and English. A Ph.D. in literature, linguistics or a related field of study is preferred. An M.A. is required.

Loyola Marymount, founded in 1911, is a comprehensive university in the mainstream of American Catholic higher education. Located on the west side of Los Angeles overlooking the Pacific, LMU is one of the nation’s 28 Jesuit colleges and universities and five Marymount institutions. It serves 5600 undergraduates and over 2500 graduate students in the Colleges/Schools of Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering, Business Administration, Communication and Fine Arts, Film and Television, Education, and Law. LMU seeks professionally outstanding applicants who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence, the education of the whole person, the service of faith and the promotion of justice.

To apply, please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of recommendation (one from a teaching supervisor), sample syllabi, complete sets of student teaching evaluations (quantitative and qualitative), and a copy of the official terminal degree transcript. Review of applicants will begin immediately, with a final application deadline of February 15, 2017. Application materials (in pdf format) should be uploaded along with the application to https://jobs.lmu.edu Letters of recommendation must be submitted by the recommender directly to mdll@lmu.edu

LMU is an equal opportunity institution actively working to promote an intercultural learning community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Visit http://www.lmu.edu for more information.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at https://jobs.lmu.edu