The following announcement comes to CEERES from The University of Oklahoma:
The University of Oklahoma announces a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in Russian literature and culture (field of specialization open). Applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand at the time of appointment and a native or near-native command of Russian and English. They should provide evidence of high-quality publications underway and a plan for future research activity. The successful candidate will be familiar with communicative approaches to language pedagogy and will be prepared to teach Russian language courses at all levels as well as courses in Russian literature and culture delivered in both Russian and English. The position carries a teaching load of four courses per year. Salary is competitive. Appointment to begin August 16, 2011. Interviews will be held at the AATSEEL convention.
Please send a letter of application, three letters of recommendation, a c.v., a writing sample, and copies of teaching evaluations to Emily Johnson, search committee chair, Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019. Materials should be postmarked by 20 November 2010.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Oklahoma is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.