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Modern Languages Instructor Temporary Pool 2016-2019
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East Stroudsburg University | East Stroudsburg, PA
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Job Description

The Modern Languages Department at East Stroudsburg University is establishing a two-year, temporary faculty teaching pool for both part-time and full-time positions. Applications for temporary vacancies are accepted on an ongoing basis and remain current for the 2016 through 2019 academic years. Applications on-hand will be used to fill vacancies as needed.Teaching needs in the Foreign Languages Department include courses in the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese and Spanish. Other languages may also be needed occasionally. In addition, adjuncts may also be needed to teach the following course categories: intermediate and advanced level skills courses (conversation, reading, writing), professionally oriented language courses (e.g. for business and translation), civilization and literature, linguistics and methodology.

Department: Modern Languages

Position Type: Temporary Faculty Pool

Type of Position(s): Full-Time and Part-Time


A Masters degree in the language(s) to be taught (or in a relevant field) is required. Candidate must have prior teaching experience and/or pedagogical training in his or her language specialty. Final selection will be based on excellence in scholastic achievement, a review of the candidate's curriculum vitae and a successful interview. Distance learning and/or off-campus teaching opportunities may be possible.

Preferred Requirements:

Experience working with diverse student populations is preferred.

Posting Date: 10/13/16

Closing Date: 5/25/19

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Applicants are to attach a cover letter, candidate's vitae, unofficial transcripts (official transcripts required before appointment) and contact information for three professional references. Final determination will be based upon a successful interview, which may include a teaching demonstration. Failure to submit all the required materials may lead to the candidate not being considered. All candidates must provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

For confidential reference letter submissions and transcripts through an agency, institution and/or an individual, please mail directly to ehall8@esu.edu or to the Office of Human Resource Management at East Stroudsburg University, 200 Prospect Street East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. You may upload a statement within the electronic application indicating that the requested documents will be forwarded to the HR Office directly. Please be advised that your application is not complete until you have received an electronic confirmation.

Annual Clery Crime and Fire statistics report:

East Stroudsburg University (ESU) has made a commitment to ensure the safety of its students, employees and visitors. The annual security and fire safety compliance document is available on the ESU website here: http://www4.esu.edu/about/offices/police/documents/pdf/annual_publication.pdf

If you would like to receive a paper copy of the "East Stroudsburg University Police Annual Clery Crime and Fire Statistics Publication" which contains this information, you can request that a copy be mailed to you by calling (570) 422-3064.

The website and booklet contain information regarding campus security and personal safety including topics such as: crime prevention, fire safety, university police law enforcement authority, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus. They also contain information about crime statistics for the three previous calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by ESU; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.

About ESU:

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania in the scenic Pocono Mountains and adjacent to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Founded in 1893, ESU is one of 14 university members of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and has a current enrollment of 6,828. The University offers 56 undergraduate degree programs and 24 graduate degree programs, the university is poised for continued growth. The surrounding community offers options for suburban, small city, or country living all within a less than two-hour drive to both New York City and Philadelphia.

Experience working with diverse student populations is preferred.

Experience working with diverse student populations is preferred.

About East Stroudsburg University

East Stroudsburg University (ESU), nestled in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains, is one of fourteen state-owned institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.