The University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a full-time, academic year-long appointment as a lecturer in Urdu, to begin September 1, 2008 with possibility of annual renewal. This position is funded by a Flagship Language Program grant and is subject to grant renewal. To be considered, candidates should have a Master’s degree or higher in Urdu Language, Literature, or Culture with experience in the Urdu and Hindi writing systems. The successful candidate will have demonstrated teaching excellence at the university level and be expected to teach three courses per semester as well as participate in the coordination of curricular and extracurricular aspects of the program. Experience in coordinating multiple sections of Urdu classes is desired.
Applicants should include a letter of interest, 3 letters of reference, evidence of teaching excellence, and CV. Please send all materials to: Darlene Bosking, Program Coordinator, Hindi Urdu Flagship, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station G9300, Austin, TX 78712 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The University of Texas at Austin is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.