The Stanford Language Center invites applications for a full-time, three-year teaching appointment as Lecturer in Portuguese beginning September 2011. The position is renewable. Minimum qualifications: MA in linguistics, applied linguistics, and/or Latin American studies, Ph.D. preferable. Applicants should have experience teaching a broad range of Brazilian Portuguese language courses at the college level and possess native or near-native fluency in Portuguese with an excellent command of English. Preference is given to candidates familiar with standards-based instruction and ACTFL OPI and WPT principles, with a commitment to pursuing tester/rater certifications. The salary is competitive. Letter of application, current vita, names and contact information of three recommenders, and a brief description of teaching philosophy and approaches should be sent or faxed to: Portuguese Language Search Committee, Stanford Language Center, Stanford University, 450 Serra Mall, Building 30, Stanford, CA 94305-2015. Fax number 650-725-9377. Deadline for receipt of applications is March 1, 2011, review of materials to begin immediately. Stanford University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Applications from minority and women candidates are especially encouraged. No phone inquiries please.
Lyris Wiedemann, Ph.D.
Director of the Portuguese Language Program
Stanford Language Center, Division of Literatures, Cultures and Languages
Stanford, CA 94305-2014
[LCTL-T] Stanford Language Center seeks Lecturer in Portuguese. LCTL-T listserv (LCTL-T@LISTS.UMN.EDU, 17 Feb 2011).