Rutgers University - New Brunswick, African, Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Literatures
Open Non-Tenure Track Position in Hindi Language And Literature
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New Jersey, United States|
|Position:||Non-Tenure Track Faculty|
RUTGERS, THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY
HINDI LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE
The Department of African, Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Literatures at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey (New Brunswick), invites applications for a non-tenure track position in Hindi Language and Literature, effective September 1, 2013. The ideal candidate will hold at least a Master’s degree (PhD preferred) in Hindi Language and Literature or a related field, have native or near-native proficiency in Hindi language, experience in teaching Hindi language and literature (preferably in a North American university), competence in communicative, learner-centered language pedagogy and the creative use of instructional technology. Knowledge of Urdu and of both the Devanagari and Perso-Arabic alphabets would be an added advantage. Duties will include teaching six undergraduate courses per academic year, including a course on readings in Hindi literature taught in Hindi, designing courses, producing instructional materials, and participating in professional workshops. Salary and title to be commensurate with qualifications and experience; the position carries a full package of University benefits.
A letter of application, updated CV, names of three referees, and evidence of teaching ability, (including student evaluations, sample syllabi, and teaching materials) should be submitted electronically at http://interfolio.sas.rutgers.edu.
Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
Rutgers is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.