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Assistant/Associate Professor of French, Linguistics, and Culture - Department of Modern Languages

Mississippi College
Clinton, Mississippi
Closing date
Jun 20, 2024

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Assistant/Associate Professor of French, Linguistics, and Culture - Department of Modern Languages

The Department of Modern Languages at Mississippi College is seeking an Assistant/ Associate Professor of French, Linguistics, and Culture. The department would prefer that the candidate have the requisite credentials in all areas. Innovative approaches to communicative language teaching, demonstrated excellence in teaching pedagogy, knowledge and use of technology in the classroom (e.g. digital pedagogies) are essential.

The ideal candidate will teach courses in the French language curriculum (first year, second year, and various advanced-level courses), courses in English in Linguistics or Culture that support the Language, Writing, and Linguistics majors, the TESOL minor and certificate, and the university core course, MLG 205 Cross Cultural Understanding. Other responsibilities include a full-time teaching load of four courses per semester, student advising, directing the study abroad programs to France, department and university service, and community service. Additionally, the successful candidate will be expected to transition to the chair position by the second year.

MC is a private, co-educational, comprehensive university of liberal arts and sciences and professional studies located in Clinton, Mississippi. Founded in 1826, MC is the oldest institution of higher learning and the largest private university in the state of MS. With an enrolment of approximately 5,000 students. MC is dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence with a commitment to the cause of Christ.

To ensure full consideration, applicants must apply by March 31, 2024. Please submit a faculty application, a curriculum vitae or resume, a statement of teaching philosophy, 3 letters of reference, and evidence of teaching effectiveness (3 complete sets of student evaluations with accompanying data sheets and written comments, if available).

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