The Department of German and Russian Studies at Binghamton University
invites applications for a 3-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian
position beginning September 1, 2012.
Applicants should have experience teaching undergraduates and be able to
teach a broad range of courses in Russian language, literature and culture
studies. The successful candidate will contribute to program-building for
our interdisciplinary major in Russian and East European Studies and will
implement a dynamic research program that supports the mission of the
Department and Binghamton University. Candidates for the position should
have completed the Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Native or near-native
proficiency in Russian and English is required.
Review of applications will begin in January and continue until the
position has been filled.
Applicants should submit the following items electronically to
http://binghamton.interviewexchange.com: cover letter; curriculum vitae;
statement of teaching principles and methods; list of proposed courses; and
sample course syllabi.
In addition, three letters of reference (electronic submission preferred)
should be sent directly by referees or credential service to:
firstname.lastname@example.org. If necessary, hard copies (reference letters only) can
be sent to: Chair, Russian Search Committee, Dept. of German and Russian
Studies, P.O. Box 6000, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, 13902-6000.