Job Posting: Associate Director, Center for Language Study at Yale University

The Yale Center for Language Study seeks qualified applicants for the position of Associate Director for Language Education and Research. Duties include: assess pedagogical needs across departments and programs; create a comprehensive model for professional development of language faculty, focusing on instructional innovation and research; oversee a team of faculty liaisons; identify new directions in language study, innovative models of instruction, and interdisciplinary programs. Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent level degree in second language acquisition, (applied) linguistics, or related field and three or more years experience in  program administration. ABD candidates will be considered.

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2008.  Candidates who wish to be considered for this position must apply online at <> – the STARS req ID for this position is 6073 BR. Candidates must also send three (3) professional references to: Search Committee, Yale University, Center for Language Study, P.O. Box 208349, New Haven, CT 06520-8349 (e-mail:

/Yale// University// is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students and strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented minority groups.**/