Job: Open Russian Language Position, University of Nebraska

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is seeking a full-time lecturer for the academic year 2019-2020. This is a non-tenure, possibly renewable position. The successful candidate will teach a range of undergraduate courses, 24-26 credit hours, in a vibrant Russian language program at a comprehensive research university. The Department is unable to sponsor visa applications for this position.


Minimum Required Qualifications
•       PhD or ABD in Russian language or a related field by the start date of the appointment;
•       Fluency or near-native proficiency in Russian and English;
•       Previous teaching experience at the university level;


Preferred Qualifications       
•       Experience with online or hybrid teaching;
•       Demonstrated ability to coordinate extra- and co-curricular activities;
•       Evidence of excellence and professional development in the teaching of Russian language and culture;
•       Familiarity with best practices in Foreign Language Pedagogy, including the use of assessment tools;
•       Evidence of familiarity and use of technology in the classroom.


Review of applications begins on May 25, 2019.


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