Teaching Assistant Professor in German-Jewish Studies

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA
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Position Information

Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Teaching Assistant Professor in German-Jewish Studies
Position Number
Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty
Salary Range Dependent on Experience or Dependent on Qualifications
Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent
If part-time, hours per week
FTE
Vacancy ID FAC0003200
Posting Open Date 04/09/2020
Application Deadline 04/22/2020
Open Until Filled No
Proposed Start Date 07/01/2020
Position Summary

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (http://gsll.unc.edu/) invites applications for a full time, fixed-term position: Teaching Assistant Professor in German-Jewish Studies to begin July 1, 2020.

Educational Requirements

All requirements for the Doctorate in Germanic Languages and Literatures must be completed by July 1, 2020 and native or near-native competence in German and English required.

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates should have a strong research portfolio that includes German and Jewish literature and culture with at least 4 years teaching experience (may include experience as a graduate teaching assistant). Native or near-native competence in Yiddish and/or Modern Hebrew is desired. The successful candidate will teach a range of courses in German and Jewish literature and culture (including cultural arts as they relate to literature), and perform service for the department, for other units in the university such as the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies, and for the Carolina-Duke Graduate Program in German Studies.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

Applicants must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/179096, and upload 1) a letter of application; 2) a current CV; 3) statements of research and teaching philosophy; 4) a statement describing your past and/or potential contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion; 5) a syllabus for a course on the subject of German Jewish Literature. Four (4) references should be sent via Interfolio to gsll@unc.edu. Reference letters must be signed and written on institutional letterhead. Application deadline April 22, 2020. Inquiries to Dr. Ruth von Bernuth at rvb@email.unc.edu The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Quick Link http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/179097

Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Valerie Bernhardt
Department Contact Telephone or Email valerieb@email.unc.edu
Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.
Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.
If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.


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