The Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University is seeking to fill an opening for a Hindi Language Lecturer, beginning September 2018, pending budgetary and administrative approval. This is a full time appointment with multi-year renewal contingent on successful review. Responsibilities will include teaching 3 courses per semester and other duties associated with the language program.
Applicants should preferably have a Ph.D. in Hindi linguistics, literature or second language acquisition, but those with a Master's degree and considerable language teaching experience are also encouraged to apply. We are seeking language teachers committed to professional development, who have training and experience in proficiency-, performance- and project-based language instruction as well as in developing new materials and incorporating technological innovations. Applicants must have native or near native fluency in Hindi and English.
Please apply through Interfolio . Please submit an application letter including a brief description of the applicant's teaching philosophy and methodology, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations and a portfolio with samples of lesson units and other research or teaching materials. For more information about MEIS, please visit website at http://as.nyu.edu/meis.html. Review of applications will begin on February 19, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
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