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The College of Arts Sciences

Cornell Near Eastern Studies Invites Applications for Teaching Associate in Persian

May 6, 2016

The Department of Near Eastern Studies, College of Arts and Sciences, Cornell University, invites applications for a temporary position as a Teaching Associate in Persian language for one semester, August 16 – December 31, 2016. The successful candidate will teach two courses: Elementary and Intermediate Persian/Farsi.  Minimum requirements are: a Masters’ Degree in a related field such as Persian Literature, Linguistics or Comparative Literature; experience teaching Persian language at the university level; and demonstrated commitment to innovative methods of language instruction.  Please submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references to Academic Jobs Online.  The application deadline is May 22, 2016.  Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage.  We’re an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.  We actively encourage applications of women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities.