The Department of Modern & Classical Languages at the University of St. Thomas invites applications for a French Adjunct Faculty member. The instructor will teach two sections of the same introductory course in fall 2018. The schedule will involve teaching on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 12:15pm to 1:20pm and from1:35pm-2:40pm. Fall semester officially begins on September 4th. Final exams take place the week of December 17th.
Applicants should have at least an MA degree in French, or an equivalent degree, and native or near-native proficiency in French and English. Experience teaching at the university level is preferred.
Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and is Minnesota’s largest private university. Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs.
Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good, and seeks to develop individuals who combine career competency with cultural awareness and intellectual curiosity. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.
The University of St. Thomas has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion, to equal opportunity policies and practices, and to the principles and goals of affirmative action. In that spirit, the University welcomes nominations and applications from a broad and diverse applicant pool.
The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Special Instructions for Candidates: All applications should be submitted online at https://www.stthomas.edu/jobs, and must include 1) a curriculum vitae, 2) student teaching evaluations, peer-review of teaching, teaching philosophy, and sample teaching materials 3) two letters of recommendation. Applicants will be asked to copy/paste their cover letter into their application. Please complete the reference section of the application with the names and contact information of three professional references. Position open until filled.
Questions about the position may be sent to the French program director Dr. Donald Dziekowicz at email@example.com (please do not submit materials to this e-mail address).