Employment Opportunities

Language Lecturer

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University seeks one full-time Portuguese Language Lecturer to begin September 1st, 2017, pending administrative and budgetary approval. This is renewable on an annual basis. M.A. minimum with Ph.D. preferred. Candidates must also be able to teach Spanish language. They should have native or near native fluency in Portuguese, Spanish, and English, experience and demonstrated evidence of excellence in languag teaching at all levels, solid interpersonal and organizational skills, and ability to work collaboratively. Ability to teach Brazilian Portuguese is highly desirable.


Preferred skills: training in applied linguistics, language acquisition methodologies, and/or the use of technologies applied to second language instruction. Course load: three classes per semester. Review of applications will begin March 1st, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, C.V. and names of three referees.




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