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Visiting Assistant Professor of French
Oakland University

Date Posted Apr. 16, 2019
Title Visiting Assistant Professor of French
University Oakland University
Rochester, MI, United States
Department Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
Application Deadline Jun. 11, 2019
Position Start Date Aug. 15, 2019
  • Visiting Prof/Prof of Practice
  • Foreign Languages/Literatures

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at Oakland University invites applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor of French to begin August 15, 2019. This will be a one-year appointment with possible renewal. Ph.D. in French (language & literature) or equivalent, native or near-native proficiency in both French and English; strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, demonstrated ability to teach in an undergraduate French program including language (beginner through advanced); an undergraduate literature capstone (field of specialization open, preference for Medieval and/or Early Modern literature and culture); also, the demonstrated ability to teach a specialty course, such as Business French; willingness to perform some departmental, college or university service. Candidates must demonstrate experience with or a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

For first consideration, application packets should be submitted by April 29, 2019, and include the following materials:

  • letter of interest
  • curriculum vitae
  • statement of teaching philosophy
  • transcripts
  • three references (References will be contacted to upload their letters of reference directly.)
    Applications should be submitted to

  • Oakland University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Jennifer Law-Sullivan
    Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
    Oakland University
    586 Pioneer Drive
    372 O'Dowd Hall
    Rochester, MI 48309
  • 2483702070


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