Posting Summary: The University of Virginia Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures seeks applications to fill non-tenure track Instructional positions during the 2016-2017 academic year. Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, Persian Literature and Women's Literature in the Arab World. Compensation will take the form of wages. A terminal degree is expected but not required. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching. Applications will be considered beginning approximately May 23, 2016.
To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, cover letter, and complete contact information for three professional references. Search on posting number 0618722.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to:
Farzaneh Milani (434) 243-4930 firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to:
Lisa M. LaBonte (434) 982-2665 email@example.com
The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.