Job Posting: Hindi Lecturer; U Penn

Job Announcement for Hindi Language Lecturer

The Department of South Asia Studies at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a one-year Lecturer in Hindi language for the academic year 2008-2009. The appointee will be expected to teach beginning and intermediate Hindi language classes (3 classes per semester). Applicants should have native or near-native fluency in Hindi, an M.A. or PhD in a related field, and proof of excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level. Salary will be commensurate with level of academic qualification as well as teaching experience.

Dossiers consisting of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and three letters of reference should be sent to Hindi Search Committee Chair, Department of South Asia Studies, University of Pennsylvania, 820 Williams Hall, 255 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Candidates must also complete a short on-line profile at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=50597 Application review begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.

The University of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.