Valdosta State University’s Department of Modern and Classical Languages is now accepting applications for Assistant Professor of French or Spanish. This is a ten-month, tenure-track position beginning August 1, 2013. Position will be responsible for teaching language courses from beginning through advanced levels and methodology courses for second language teaching, and supervising field experience of foreign language education majors, including student teaching and internships.
Candidates should be ABD with M.A. in hand to apply; PhD in Foreign Language Education, French, Spanish, or related field by appointment date is required. Native or near-native fluency in French or Spanish and English. Knowledge of proficiency-based language instruction and methodology is required. Specialization in Applied Linguistics preferred, with secondary field in second language acquisition or bilingualism. Preferred qualifications include the ability to observe teacher candidates in French and Spanish, design online courses at the upper division level for the state-wide E-Major, and willingness to advise undergraduate Foreign Language Education Majors.
Valdosta State University is a regional university serving 41 counties in South Georgia with a student enrollment of approximately 13,000. The Valdosta MSA has approximately 130,000 people, is located just north of the Florida state line on Interstate 75, is served by a regional airport, and is within a two-hour drive of Jacksonville and Tallahassee, Florida. For more information on the University visit http://www.valdosta.edu . For more information about the community visit http://www.valdostachamber.com .
Deadline for application is March 15, 2013. Candidates may apply online at https://valdosta.peopleadmin.com/postings/1354 . Paper applications will not be accepted.
Valdosta State University is an Equal Opportunity educational institution and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including, but not limited to, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.
Valdosta State University has a non-discrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, and veteran status.
For more information on the position contact Dr. Viki Soady, Head, via email email@example.com or phone 229-333-5648.
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