Assistant Professor, French (Second Language Acquisition)
Winter Park, Florida
The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures at Rollins College invites applications for
a tenure-track position to teach French language courses at all levels and in other areas of expertise, beginning Fall 2020. Candidates with expertise in Second Language Acquisition are preferred, particularly those with knowledge of pedagogical content development, curricular design and innovative methods and approaches in language teaching. Arabic speaking and teaching abilities highly desired.
Preference will be given to those with experience in study abroad, service learning and instructional technology. The preferred candidate will be able to make meaningful contributions and increase the diversity of course offerings across campus programs, such as African Studies, Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Middle Eastern and North African Studies and general education seminars. The teaching load is 3/3.
D. in French Linguistics, Applied Linguistics or Second/Foreign Language Acquisition at time of appointment
Native or near-native fluency in French, English and Arabic
Commitment to undergraduate teaching excellence in the liberal arts
Verifiable teaching experience and the capability to offer courses for heritage speakers and non-traditional students
Ability to foster and sustain a diverse and inclusive learning and working environment
Rollins College is a comprehensive, liberal arts college located just north of Orlando, Florida, a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Nearby, Orlando International Airport provides easy access to U.S. and international destinations. The College emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes and ranks number one among 121 Southern master’s-level universities in the annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report. Visit the College website at www.rollins.edu.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply.