The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies and the MENA Languages Program at Northwestern University invite applications for a part-time Lecturer in Hebrew language, to start on or after September 1, 2020. The successful candidate will teach one section of Introductory or Intermediate Modern Hebrew per academic quarter. This is a non-tenure track position, renewable annually subject to enrollment, available funding, and positive performance.
Candidates must have an advanced degree (MA or PhD) in Jewish Studies, Israel Studies, Linguistics, Education, or a related field, and should preferably have experience in teaching Hebrew as a foreign language at the college level, or have a substantial record of teaching and curricular/program development in a non-college setting. Specialized training in second-language acquisition, second-language pedagogy and/or assessment is highly desirable.
Applications should include the following documents in PDF format: a CV or resume, a cover letter of interest that addresses professional and teaching experience as well as approaches to pedagogy, and the names and contact information of two professional references. Application materials should be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. AA/EOE.