Job Posting: Two Positions for Summer Hindi-Urdu Lecturers, SAIS of John Hopkins University

Applications are invited for TWO positions for Hindi-Urdu lecturers for Summer Hindi-Urdu Language Program [June 1, 2010-July 22nd 2010] at The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies [SAIS] of Johns Hopkins University, Washington, DC.


These positions are for TWO months (June 1-July 31) only.

Experience teaching Hindi-Urdu at university level in the US., must be able to teach in Devanagari and Nastaleeq scripts, must be able to teach Hindi-Urdu at NOVICE and INTERMEDIATE levels, familiarity with proficiency-based language teaching and testing methods, native or near-native command of Hindi-Urdu, and familiarity with the use of technology in language teaching are required. An advanced degree in Hindi/Urdu language, linguistics, literature, or a related field is preferred.

Those interested in the position should send a cover letter, a CV, and a brief teaching philosophy statement to:

Lakhan Gusain

Coordinator, South Asian Languages Program

The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies [SAIS]

Johns Hopkins University

1619 Massachusetts Avenue, NW#R319

Washington, D.C. 20036-2213

Phone: 202 663 5753; Fax: 202 663 5764

Email:; Web:

The Johns Hopkins University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.