Visiting Asst Prof Russian - Dartmouth University

Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian
Dartmouth College – Hanover, New Hampshire

The Department of Russian Language and Literature at Dartmouth College invites applications for a full-time visiting faculty position. Appointment to this position will be for a term of one year beginning September 1, 2020, and will carry the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian.
The successful candidate will teach a total of five courses, including Russian language courses at both the introductory and intermediate level and several courses in Russian literature and culture in translation, which will include at least one course on a topic of the candidate’s own choice. The candidate will also participate in and contribute to a range of the Russian department related activities outside the classroom.
Among the qualifications required for appointment are a Ph.D. degree in hand or expected by summer 2020, native or near-native Russian and English, and evidence of successful teaching experience in both language and literature.

To apply, please send the following materials to

1) a cover letter that includes an articulation of your teaching philosophy; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) three (3) letters of recommendation.

Review of applications will begin on March 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Interviews will be conducted by Skype.

Please address any questions about the position to Victoria Somoff, Chair, Russian department (

Dartmouth College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse campus community, and welcome applications from members of underrepresented groups.