Job Posting: Director of the Language Resource Center at Ohio University

Job posting for Director of the Language Resource Center at Ohio University.


Assistant Professor/Director of Language Resource Center. Tenure-track position in the Department of Modern Languages. Teach three courses per year, including two or more undergraduate or graduate courses in CALL. Procure funding for equipment acquisition. Guide the integration of instructional technology in the Modern Languages curriculum and plan and promote acquisitions for a state-of-the-art multimedia center for the study of foreign languages and cultures.  Active research and publication is expected for tenure. Candidates must have outstanding leadership, management, and interpersonal skills to work successfully with faculty, staff, students and community members of diverse backgrounds.

3-5 years experience in a similar setting preferred.
Ph.D. in a foreign language, CALL or instructional technology, applied linguistics, or second-language instruction.
Evidence of teaching effectiveness and an active research record.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Knowledge of technology used in instruction; knowledge and understanding of the technical aspects of various currently-used networks.
Experience in grant writing preferred.

The Facility:
The Ohio University Language Resource Center serves the DML & Linguistics. For more information about the LRC, please see the website

Rank and salary commensurate with qualification. Salary range highly competitive.

Candidates must apply online at

In addition, send a letter of application, vita, supporting documentation and three letters of recommendation to:

Mary Jane Kelley
Chair, Search Committee
Ohio University
Dept. of Modern Languages
Gordy 283
Athens, OH 45701

Tel. (740) 593-2765.

Review of applications will begin November 10, 2008 and will continue until the position is filled. Earliest start date will be July 1, 2009.