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Lecturer (Russian)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
College of Lang, Ling and Lit, Russian Div of the Dept of Lang and Lit of Europe and the Americas
Date Posted:
March 15, 2017
Closing Date:
Salary Information:
Up to 12 credits per semester; minimum $1,486 per credit hour; commensurate with experience.

Other Conditions:
  • One-year appointment for Academic Year (Fall 2017 & Spring 2018). Contingent on approval, position clearance, availability of funds, and sufficient enrollment.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Teach undergraduate courses in Russian language, literature and culture, and in English Russian literature, culture and translation classes.
  2. Teaching load: Up to 12 credits (4 courses) per semester.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. M.A. or equivalent degree in Russian;
  2. High Level proficiency in Russian and English
  3. Experience teaching Russian in the USA at the college/university level
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Ph.D., in Russian or equivalent (ABD will be considered; must have degree in hand by 07/31/2017.)
  2. Evidence of student-oriented and innovative instruction.
  3. Scholarly publication and participation in national professional organizations encouraged, but not required for appointment.

To Apply:
To Apply: Email your application materials in a pdf file to with Subject Line “Russian” plus your last name: RussianAnderson. Include your letter of application, curriculum vitae, complete sets of recent student evaluations, official graduate transcripts (copies acceptable at time of application, however, original transcripts upon hire) and the email and phone contact information for three references. Describe in your letter of application the courses taught previously in Russian and in English translation, as well as courses you are prepared to teach.
  1. Dr. Anastasia Kostetskaya, Russian Chair; 808-956-4181;

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