Lecturer in German and German Language Coordinator

first_imgDepartmentFranklin College Germanic and Slavic Studies Employment TypeEmployee FLSA Tenure StatusNon-Tenure Track About the University of Georgia Open until filledYes Working TitleLecturer in German and German Language Coordinator Does this position have direct interaction or care of childrenunder the age of 18 or direct patient care?No Duties/Responsibilities Position Summary Retirement PlanGDCP Classification TitleLecturer The Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies at the University ofGeorgia (Athens) invites applicants for the position of Lecturerand German Language Coordinator, to begin August 1, 2021. This is afull-time, non-tenure-track appointment. The successful candidatewill teach a 3/3 or 3/4 course load (depending on the number of 4credit hour courses assigned), including a graduate level course inforeign language pedagogy; coordinate multi-section first- andsecond-year German courses; and supervise graduate TeachingAssistants. Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings) About the College/Unit/Department Anticipated Start Date08/01/2021 Benefits EligibilityBenefits Eligible *Background in language pedagogy, teaching with technology, andteaching supervision/mentorship*Native or near-native fluency in both German and English*Record of teaching excellence Location of VacancyAthens Area Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions withfinancial responsibilities. For additional information about thecredit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website. Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety,IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access tochemicals and medications)No Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Additional Requirements Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, geneticinformation, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation orprotected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations orassistance with the accessibility of materials related to thissearch are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]). Job Posting Date12/23/2020 Posting NumberF0791P Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position?No Posting Detailscenter_img UnderutilizationMinorities Faculty RankLecturer EEO Statement Duties/Responsibilities Does this position have operation, access, or control offinancial resources?No Job Closing Date Two years of experience teaching college German College/Unit/Department websitehttps://www.gsstudies.uga.edu/ Percentage Of Time100 Special Instructions to Applicants Is driving a responsibility of this position?No Does this position require a P-Card?No To apply, candidates should visithttps://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/179838 and provide all therequested materials: cover letter, CV, statement of teachingphilosophy, and contact information for three references, at leastone of which should address the candidate’s teaching record. (Uponreceipt of the application, the three references will be notifiedto submit letters of recommendation at the same website). Finalistswill be asked to submit a teaching portfolio. To guarantee fullconsideration, please submit application materials by February 5,2021. The candidate selected for hire will also be required toprovide original transcripts showing degrees earned. Questionsabout the position should be directed to the search committeechair, Brigitte Rossbacher, at [email protected] Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and theUniversity of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity ofits faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learningenvironment that is inclusive. Women, minorities, and people withdisabilities are encouraged to apply. Is this a Position of Trust?No Advertised Salary Position Details Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/orCertification Ph.D. (in hand by start date), either in German Studies or insecond language acquisition, language pedagogy, or a related field,with an emphasis in German. Franklin College of Arts and Sciences / Department of Germanic& Slavic Studies Contract TypeAcademic (9 mo.) Credit and P-Card policy Posting TypeExternal Physical Demands *Teaching a 3/3 or 3/4 course load (depending on the number of 4credit hour courses assigned), including a graduate level course inforeign language pedagogy*Coordinating the multi-section first- and second-year Germancurriculum*Supervising the graduate Teaching Assistants. Minimum Qualifications The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grantuniversity with statewide commitments and responsibilities is thestate’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversifiedinstitution of higher education ( http://www.uga.edu/ ). UGA is currentlyranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News &World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens,approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campusesin Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-charteredUniversity in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-timestaff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 studentsincluding over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate andprofessional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools andcolleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta Universityhoused on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens. Posting Specific QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsResume/CVCover LetterList of References with Contact InformationTeaching Portfolio/PhilosophyOptional Documentslast_img

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