Posted on: 
August 2, 2017

The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at Rowan University seeks a dynamic tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach courses in French (all levels) and Spanish (elementary and intermediate levels) and to expand departmental offerings in French, especially in applied fields, such as translation and interpretation, French for the professions, and/or applied linguistics, to begin September 1, 2018.

Ph.D. in French from an accredited U.S. or equivalent non-U.S. institution. Native or near native fluency in French, Spanish, and English. Relevant teaching experience at the college level. Demonstrated commitment to an active research agenda.

Experience and interest in teaching and developing French courses in several applied fields, such as translation/interpretation, French for the professions, and/or applied linguistics. Experience teaching language, culture, and literature courses in French (all levels). Experience teaching Spanish language at the elementary and intermediate levels.

Duties Include:
A 3/3 teaching load is guaranteed for the first five years for productive faculty and can be renewed with evidence of continuing scholarship. Candidates must be committed to service, including advising and mentoring students, and participating in department, college, and university service.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017.

Public contact information: 

All applications must be submitted through our online applicant tracking system:

Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts of undergraduate and graduate studies, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, three recent letters of recommendation, and supporting materials such as syllabi and teaching evaluations.

Please direct any questions to the Search Chair, Dr. Marilyn S. Manley, at

For more information about Rowan University and the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, please visit:

Position Type: 
Assistant Professor.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Applied Linguistics, Translation.
French, Spanish.