Job: Rutgers University Russian Visiting Instructor

The Department of Germanic, Russian, and East European Languages and Literatures at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey (New Brunswick, NJ) invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track one-year position as a Visiting Lecturer in the Russian and East European Program, effective September 1, 2019.  We seek a vibrant instructor to teach first-year Russian language, as well as undergraduate literature and culture courses, including those on Tolstoy and Dostoevsky.  Teaching load is 3:3. The appointed Lecturer is expected to participate in the life of the program, help organize student events, and advise students.  For more information about the program, please see http://reell.rutgers.edu/.

Ph.D. in Russian or a closely related field strongly preferred, although candidates who are ABD may be considered.  Native or near-native fluency in Russian and English, and evidence of successful teaching experience, required.

Applicants should submit a cover letter detailing their research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation via the Rutgers University job portal
[ http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/87113] to Professor Martha Helfer, Acting Chair, Department of Germanic, Russian and East European Languages and Literatures, 15 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, NJ, 08901.  Priority given to complete applications on file by April 5.
Please visit http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/87113 to apply.

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