Foreign Languages, Westminster, MD 21157
Assistant Professor of French
Tenure-track position in French, at rank of Assistant Professor beginning fall 2008. Ph.D. preferred, ABD considered. Native or near-native ability in both French and English. Generalist with ability to teach full range of undergraduate French language, literature, and culture courses. Participate in the College's First Year Seminar and other general education programs, including our Sophomore Interdisciplinary Studies and multicultural courses taught in English. Must have experience with the integration of technology into second language instruction and a strong foundation in foreign language teaching methodology. Specialization open, with preference for Francophone studies or pre-1800 French literature. Applicants should send a letter of application, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and 3 current letters of recommendation to: Dr. Martine Motard-Noar, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Foreign Languages, McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster, MD 21157. Review of materials will begin at once and continue until the position is filled. As one of forty colleges and universities nationwide known for its success at changing the lives of its students, McDaniel College is a selective liberal arts college located in Central Maryland, one hour's drive from Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Its primary commitment is to outstanding teaching and to fostering critical and creative thinking and humane and responsible action. McDanielCollege, an AA/EEO and award-winning ADA employer, welcomes applications from women and men of diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds.