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Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).


Department of Languages and Cultures

Language Instructors, Part-Time/Full-Time Temporary

Position Description:

Candidates for a temporary pool in the Department of Languages and Cultures. In anticipation of future need, the Department of Languages and Cultures is establishing a pool for part-time and/or full-time temporary instructors. Instructors may be needed to teach beginning level courses in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

Qualifying Experience/Education:

MA in language, language education or related field required. Native or near-native fluency in the language required. Native or near-native fluency in English required. Experience teaching beginning language courses at the college level required. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations required.

Term of Appointment: Temporary, Part-Time and/or Full-Time

Appointment Date: April 27, 2013 through April 27, 2015

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Application Process:

Cover letter, CV, copies of unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and names, phone numbers and/or emails for three professional references should be sent to:

Chair, Department of Languages and Cultures
Bloomsburg University of Pa
400 2nd Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Finalist(s) for this position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and/or teaching demonstration, as judged by the department faculty. Recommendation for hiring is needed from a majority of the full-time tenures faculty. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal background check. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO employer.