Lecturer of Arabic

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Asian Studies in North Carolina

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted December 10, 2013
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill invites applications for three-year renewable lecturer positions in Arabic language beginning July 1, 2014. Responsibilities include teaching six language courses per year, including introductory through advanced levels, and active involvement in teamwork and program affairs. Position requires a masters degree in Arabic language pedagogy or a related field; native or near-native command of Modern Standard Arabic, one major dialect variety of Arabic, and English; and familiarity with the methods and technologies used in teaching Arabic at the college level. UNC-CH is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


Qualified applicants should submit an online application at unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/36587; paper or email applications will not be accepted. Required materials include a letter of application detailing teaching philosophy, CV, sample syllabi, and a teaching video of a 50-minute Arabic language class. Applicants may also submit transcripts and course evaluations. All materials must be submitted online except the teaching video DVD, which should be sent by mail to: Arabic Lecturer Search Committee, Department of Asian Studies, CB 3267, 113 New West, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill NC 27599-3267. In addition, have three original, signed letters of reference sent to the same address.


Review of applications will begin on January 8, 2014, and continue until position is filled. For additional information, contact arabicsearch@unc.edu.