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Self-Instruct Language Program Instructor in Hindi

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

To be considered for this position, please fill out an online application and attach the following documents: cover letter, resume and list of three references to include name, title, company, email address and telephone number of three professional references. This system can support attachments up to 1.9MB. If you encounter difficulty attaching any one of the required documents, please contact Clarissa Sawyer, Employment Coordinator in Human Resources at: csawyer@skidmore.edu or 518 580.5802

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number FPA00027P
Position Title Self-Instruct Language Program Instructor in Hindi
Department World Languages and Literature
Position Status Part-Time
Position Type Temporary
Months per Year 9 Months
Work hours
Start Date (For temporary positions only) 01/22/2018
End Date (For temporary positions only) 05/13/2018
Position Band/Level Faculty
Pay Range

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Job Summary

The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Skidmore College invites applications for an instructor of Hindi in the Self-Instructed Language Program (SILP). Skidmore seeks to attract an academically and culturally diverse faculty, especially those who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the community through their teaching. In the SILP program, students work independently and meet with the instructor for 2 hours per week. The instructor guides students to resources in addition to the textbook and helps them improve their command of grammar in all four skill sets: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. The successful candidate will teach all levels of the Hindi language, especially basic and intermediate. We are particularly open to candidates from underrepresented groups who have experience with diverse student populations.

Minimum Qualifications

Teaching experience essential.

Preferred Qualifications
EEO Statement

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Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.

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Special Instructions to Applicant

To be considered for this position, please fill out an online application and attach the following documents: cover letter, resume and list of three references to include name, title, company, email address and telephone number of three professional references.

This system can support attachments up to 1.9MB. If you encounter difficulty attaching any one of the required documents, please contact Clarissa Sawyer, Employment Coordinator in Human Resources at: csawyer@skidmore.edu or 518 580.5802

Posting Information

Posting Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Quicklink for Posting http://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/1317

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of Three References
Optional Documents