The School of Modern Languages in the Ivan Allen College at the Georgia Institute of Technology announces an opening for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Russian language and literature, to begin August 2010. This is a one-semester only replacement position. Duties include teaching 3 courses in language (including third-year Russian) and literature and/or film in translation. Native or near-native proficiency in Russian and A.B.D. (at level of Visiting Lecturer) or Ph.D. are required. Evidence of successful teaching at the undergraduate level is strongly preferred.
The School of Modern Languages emphasizes interactive learning and applied languages and intercultural studies. Georgia Tech consistently ranks in the top 10 best national public universities by U.S. News and World Reports.
Applicants should forward a letter of interest, a dossier including a curriculum vitae, and (3) letters of recommendation to Dr. Phil McKnight, Chair, School of Modern Languages, Georgia Institute of Technology, 613 Cherry Street, Atlanta, GA 30332-0375 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be reviewed beginning March 15 and will be accepted until the position is filled. Georgia Tech is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.