Hindi Position at York U, Toronto
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The Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, York
University, Toronto is advertising a tenure-track appointment in Hindi
beginning July 1, 2008 (subject to budgetary approval). Application
deadline is Nov. 30. Details are pasted in below & can also be found
Languages, Literatures and Linguistics
*Position Rank:* Full Time Tenure Stream - Assistant Professor
*Home Faculty:* Arts
* Home Department/Area/Division: * Languages, Literatures and Linguistics
*Position Start Date:* July 1, 2008
The Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, Faculty of
Arts, York University, invites applications for a tenure-track position
in Hindi, at the Assistant Professor level, to commence July 1, 2008,
subject to budgetary approval.
Ph.D. in a field relevant to teaching Hindi language and/or culture is
required. The position will have a primary emphasis on teaching Hindi
language at all levels, therefore experience teaching credit courses in
Hindi language and South Asian culture at the university level is
required. Experience teaching Hindi literature or culture is an asset.
Familiarity with multimedia materials and approaches is desirable, as is
a background in language programme development and coordination.
The person appointed will have a current record of relevant publications
and conference presentations in the areas of Hindi language, culture,
literature or linguistics. The successful candidate must be suitable for
prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Native or near-native fluency in Hindi and English is required.
York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative
Action Program can be found on York's website at www.yorku.ca/acadjobs
or a copy can be obtained by calling the affirmative action office at
416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however,
Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority.
The deadline for receipt of completed applications, which should include
representative publications and/or teaching materials, a statement of
research and teaching interests and teaching evaluations, is November
30, 2007. Applicants should submit a letter of application, an
up-to-date curriculum vitae as well as the name, position, e-mail
address and telephone numbers of three referees, and arrange for the
three signed letters of recommendation to be sent directly to:
Professor Susan Ehrlich, Acting Chair
Dept. of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics
S561 Ross, York University
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Tel: 416.736.5016. Fax: 416.736.5483
E-mail: sehrlich at yorku.ca
Note: E-mail applications will not be considered.
*Posting End Date:* November 30, 2007
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