Dartmouth College, the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank in Arabic Language, Literature, and Culture. Appointment will become effective July 1, 2013, with teaching duties beginning in September 2013. Applicants for this
position must have native or near native proficiency in Modern Standard Arabic
and English as well as a Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment. The teaching
load is four courses per year, to be taught over three of the four quarters.
The field of specialization is open and we welcome applications from a range of
disciplines related to Arabic studies. Candidates must be able to teach Arabic
language at all levels and Arabic literature and culture courses in English, as well as
to contribute to the development of the Arabic program at Dartmouth. The
appointee will also be expected to direct Dartmouth’s Arabic Foreign Study
Program, currently in Tangier, for one quarter every two or three years.To be considered for this position, please email a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and writing sample (25-50 pages) to Mr. Gerard Bohlen at Gerard.Bohlen@Dartmouth.EDU. Three letters of recommendation should be sent separately. All material may instead be sent by mail to: Arabic Search, Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH 03755.
Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the Middle East Studies Association
annual conference, November 17-20, 2012, in Denver, Colorado. For additional information, please contact Mr. Gerard Bohlen at: Gerard.F.Bohlen@Dartmouth.EDU
Dartmouth College combines a commitment to innovative scholarship with
dedication to excellent teaching. One of the most diverse institutions of higher
education in New England, Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action employer, has a strong commitment to diversity, and in that spirit encourages
applications from women and minorities. The review of applications will begin October 22, 2012.