Part-Time Lecturer Position at Rice University
Rice University seeks a Part-time Lecturer to teach one Hindi language course per semester in its Center for Study of Languages. Candidates should demonstrate a sound understanding of modern communicative approaches to language-teaching and learning, including task-based proficiency-oriented instruction, and show a record of good teaching at the university level. Other desirable qualifications for this position are: the ability to develop and teach Hindi courses for special purposes and an understanding of the uses of modern technology, including multimedia applications, for the purpose of teaching and learning languages. Applicants should demonstrate at least near-native fluency in Hindi and hold an MA degree or its equivalent. The appointment is at the rank of part time Lecturer, beginning on 1 January 2008.
The initial appointment will be for one year with the possibility for renewal. Salary will be commensurate with
credentials and experience. Rice offers good institutional support for professional development and state-of-the-art technological facilities are available.
Please send a letter of application clearly addressing the above position requirements, C.V., transcript, three letters of recommendation (or name, addresses, emails and fax numbers
of three persons willing to provide a recommendation), and teaching portfolio (or sample syllabi) to:
The Program Coordinator
Center for the Study of Languages, MS # 36
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005
The deadline for applications is October 15, 2007. Applicants must have proof of legal authorization to work in the United States. Rice University is an equal opportunity; affirmative action employer, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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