Lecturer in Xhosa/Zulu
The Language Center at Stanford University invites applications for a full-time three-year position of Lecturer in Xhosa/Zulu beginning on or before January 6, 2014. The position is renewable. Minimum qualifications are an MA in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, and/or African Languages, Ph.D. preferable. Knowledge of Afrikaans desirable. Applicants should have experience teaching Xhosa/Zulu language as an instructor at the postsecondary level. Candidates should be able to teach Xhosa/Zulu language courses at all levels and should possess native or near-native fluency in Xhosa/Zulu with an excellent command of English. Familiarity with standards-based instruction, CEFR, and/or ACTFL OPI principles, with a commitment to pursuing professional development is preferred. The successful candidate will be expected to assume a leadership position in the African languages program, participate in cultural events and instruction, and take an active role in the Center for African Studies. The salary is competitive. Cover letter, current vita, the names of three persons who can serve as recommenders, and a brief description of teaching philosophy, should be submitted online using the following Interfolio link - https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/21644. Review of application materials will begin immediately. The deadline for receipt of applications is June 28, 2013. Stanford University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Applications from minority and women candidates are especially encouraged. No phone inquiries please.
Student Services Officer
The Language Center at Stanford University invites applications for the Student Services Officer position. Under the direction of the Program Manager, and working closely with the Program Director and Associate Director, the Student Services Officer is directly responsible for all undergraduate and graduate student related activities in the Language Center. This position serves as a key member of the program and is expected to work with considerable independence and expertise that relate to the application of established program and university student services procedures and guidelines. For more details regarding this position, please refer to the job posting at http://goo.gl/fdjgN. Applications should be submitted online via the Stanford Careers website.
Part-time Summer Employment for Students
The English for Foreign Students program has some part-time employment opportunities for students this summer. Please see the EFS website for details.