The Departments of Russian at Amherst and Mount Holyoke Colleges invite applications for a shared one-year Lecturer position for 2010-2011, with the possibility of renewal, upon satisfactory reviews, for two more years. The position requires teaching three courses per semester in Russian at all levels, and coordinating team-teaching arrangements. Necessary qualifications include native or near-native Russian and English, at least an M.A. in Russian/Slavic Languages or a related field, and a record of pedagogical excellence. Travel between campuses will be required. Salary at Lecturer rank, full benefits.
Candidates should submit electronically to https://jobs.amherst.edu a cv and a cover letter detailing teaching and academic interests. Three letters of recommendation should be submitted by e-mail attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin March 22, 2010, but we will accept applications until the position is filled.
Amherst and Mount Holyoke Colleges are equal opportunity employers and encourage women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities to apply. Both Colleges are committed to enriching their educational experiences and cultures through the diversity of their faculty, administration, staff, and student bodies.