Job #: 1700
The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Pacific University invites applications for a one-year, full-time Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2018-19 academic year. The department is searching for a collaborative colleague to teach six courses in German language and culture from the beginning to advanced level. Teaching load is 24 credits, consisting of 3 courses, 4 credits each, of beginning, intermediate, and advanced German courses (all taught in German) in both fall and spring semesters. The successful candidate will be active in all areas of program building, including advising for the major and the minor in German Studies and International Studies, for study abroad, and for the German Club. Additional responsibilities include supervising the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) and upper-division mentors for lower-division classes and for the Tutoring and Learning Center. Experience in teaching is highly desirable. Ph.D. in German, German Studies, or related field preferred but ABD considered. Native or near-native proficiency in German required. U.S. work permit also required. Salary and benefits competitive.