The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at NC State University invites applications for a two-year contractual position in Hindi/Urdu, beginning August 16, 2008. Applicants should have native or near-native fluency in Hindi /Urdu, an M.A. or PhD in either language, and proof of excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level. Duties will include teaching courses in Hindi-Urdu at the beginning and intermediate levels and possible teaching of culture classes, e.g. film or literature. NCSU is a founding member of the North Carolina Center for South Asia Studies (NCSU, Duke, UNC-CH), a Title VI National Resource Center for the study of South Asia; the Center is a cooperative which integrates faculty, curricula, and programming at all levels across the campuses. Applications will be reviewed immediately.
Complete dossiers including a cover letter with a statement of teaching methods, curriculum vita, and three confidential letters of reference should be sent to Dr.Ruth Gross, Dept. of FLL, Box 8106, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 27695-8106. North Carolina State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.