Job: VAP Position in Russian, University of Missouri - Columbia

The Russian program at the University of Missouri is looking for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian, non-tenure track, ABD, or PhD, starting August 2019 for the 2019-2020 academic year. Teaching experience in language required. Preference will be given to candidates with a degree in Second Language Acquisition.

 

Responsibilities will include coordination and teaching in the elementary Russian sequence; at least one semester each of second- and third-year Russian language; other courses may include language, literature and/or culture, depending on VAP strengths and departmental need. Specialization or extensive training in second-language acquisition preferred. Review of applications will begin on April 29th and continue until position is filled.

 

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence. The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

 

Please apply on line at: http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic (Job Opening ID 29869). Use the online application and be prepared to upload a cover letter and your CV. Two reference letters are required and should be sent electronically to search committee chair, Tim Langen (langent@missouri.edu). Applicants may also contact Prof. Langen with any questions about job duties. Contact Human Resource Services (muhrs@missouri.edu) for any questions about the application process.

 

An equal opportunity/access/affirmative action/pro-disabled and veteran employer