The Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations seeks applications for a full-time Associate Director of the South Asia Language Resource Center (SALRC), a pivotal position for all South Asian language activities.
Position Description Summary:
Reporting to the Director of the South Asia Language Resource Center (SALRC), the Associate Director is responsible for ensuring the effective operation of the Center. The SALRC is a collaborative effort funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s International Education and Graduate Programs Service. The Language Resource Center at The University of Chicago is one of fifteen centers nationwide that exist to improve the capacity to teach and learn foreign languages effectively. SALRC primarily focuses on the needs concerning South Asian language pedagogy in American universities. The Associate Director is charged with program planning and execution, policy making, fundraising, grants development and administration, management of the Center’s activities with national resource organizations and other relevant institutions including internal organizations, management of the budget, and supervision of the Program and Grants Coordinator. The Associate Director is expected to function as an experienced administrator competently managing the multiple tasks associated with the position.
Full details of the position and information on how to apply are available at https://jobopportunities.uchicago.edu/ [job requisition # 081549].
Further details on the South Asia Language Resource Center are available at http://salrc.uchicago.edu/about/.
The University of Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.