The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has announced a vacancy for a lecturer position in Russian for 2010-2011. The online application requires a cover letter detailing qualifications and a CV with names and contact info for three references. In addition, ABD applicants are required to submit certification from their departments and/or advisors that completion of the degree is expected by August 2010.
Please address any questions about the position to Joe Peschio by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or telephone (414-229-4949).
The Slavic Languages Program at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications for teaching positions in Russian for the 2010-11 academic year. These are one-year appointments with possibility of renewal. Field of specialization open. Course load is 9-12 credits per semester in Russian language, culture, and/or literature. Salary at Lecturer rank, full benefits.
Minimum qualifications: PhD in Russian or Slavic in hand by August 2010; native or near-native Russian and English; demonstrated excellence in teaching Russian language to undergrads in North America; extensive and recent in-country experience in Russia.
Preferred qualifications: experience teaching literature, film, and/or cultural history; experience teaching heritage/native speakers of Russian; experience in online or hybrid course-development and teaching; expertise and experience in Russian<->English translation and interpretation; experience teaching large lecture sections.
To apply online, please see www.jobs.uwm.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=51258 . Review of applications will begin March 12, 2010, and continue until the position is filled. UWM is an AA/EO Employer.