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Visiting Lecturer of German and German Studies, Wheaton College


A one-year term appointment with a possibility of renewal. Teaching assignment for this full-time Visiting Lectureship will include courses at the elementary and/or intermediate level, an upper-division bridge course in contemporary German culture (writing intensive), and an upper-division literature or culture course. Position begins August, 2019.

Requirements: Ph.D. in German Studies (preferred), Germanic Languages and Literatures, or Second Language Acquisition with a focus in German. Native or near-native fluency in German and a record of outstanding teaching at elementary and/or intermediate levels are essential, as is the ability to recruit, retain, and mentor German Studies majors and minors in close collaboration with permanent German Section faculty. Experience or exceptionally strong potential in innovative German Studies course design and delivery highly desirable.

Interested candidates should send a letter of inquiry and curriculum vitae by June 21, to Ian Roseen, Senior Office Coordinator, Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL 60187-5501. Tel. (630) 752-7557. Email: ian.roseen@wheaton.edu. Inquiries will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and selected candidates will be invited to submit a full application. Please do not send transcripts, letters of recommendation, or credential files unless requested.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant.  Wheaton is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce and student body.  We encourage the expression of multiple perspectives within a Christian worldview, inside and outside the classroom.  For more information about Wheaton College visit:  http://www.wheaton.edu/welcome.

Additionally, Wheaton College aspires to provide a physically safe environment for students, staff, and faculty to learn and work. In support of this objective, the College requires background checks for final candidates, after an employment offer is extended.  Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.


Ian Roseen, Senior Office Coordinator
Modern and Classical Languages
Wheaton College, Wheaton IL 60187-5501.
Tel. (630) 752-7557
Email: ian.roseen@wheaton.edu.



Primary Category:

German History / Studies

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Literatur aus Deutschland/Österreich/Schweiz, Literatur und Kulturwissenschaften/Cultural Studies
German Studies




Wheaton College
Datum der Veröffentlichung: 13.05.2019
Letzte Änderung: 13.05.2019