**This position has been filled. Thank you for your interest in Rivier University!**
DIRECTOR, SILP (Self-Instructed Language Program) and LANGUAGE LAB
(Full-time, 9 month contract)
2013-2014 Academic Year
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Rivier University invites outstanding teachers and scholars to apply for one tenure-line position in Modern Languages. The successful candidate must hold an advanced degree in Spanish (M.A. or above) and a PhD in Spanish, Linguistics, or Second Language Acquisition. The successful candidate will also have experience and expertise in curriculum design and administration, second-language acquisition, and the ability to apply recent developments in the application of technology and new media to language teaching and learning.
The successful candidate will teach face-to-face courses in Spanish and other languages, depending on qualifications, and will help Rivier University develop and implement an innovative web-mediated Self Instructional Language Program (SILP) to support the Core Curriculum and language-intensive majors.
The ability and willingness to support the mission of the University, in all daily activities.
The successful candidate will be able to articulate why he or she is particularly interested in teaching modern languages at a Roman Catholic University whose core mission is to “transform hearts and minds to serve the world.” PhD required.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals are invited to apply. Submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and the names and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references to: Office of Human Resources, RIVIER UNIVERSITY, 420 S. Main Street, Nashua, NH 03060-5086 or firstname.lastname@example.org
No agencies please. EOE.
Rivier University has the advantage of a central New England location in a thriving small city less than 50 miles from metropolitan Boston. With a student population of 2,300 undergraduate and graduate students, the University is recognized for academic excellence, a strong liberal arts program, and professional career preparation in various fields.