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Turkish Lecturer Position

The Department of Central Eurasian Studies in the School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University, Bloomington seeks to fill a non-tenure track, full-time lecturer position in Turkish language instruction beginning August 1, 2017. Initial contract will be renewable for each year, after annual review by faculty, for three years. PhD or ABD preferred, and MA required, in Turkish language and literature, Turkish studies, Central Eurasian/Inner Asian studies, or related field. Native-speaker or equivalent Turkish language proficiency and excellent command of English required. Previous experience teaching Turkish as a second language at all levels and other courses in Turkish studies is desirable. Candidates should demonstrate commitment to working on program development with Indiana University’s world-class faculty of Central Eurasian studies as well as the School of Global and International Studies.

Application materials including a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, CV, three reference letters, teaching evaluations, and publications should be submitted online at Inquiries can be directed to Ms. Jackie Breeding, CEUS, GISB 3024, 355 N. Jordan Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405, or Applications received by December 15, 2016, are assured full consideration. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

Referees should submit their reference letters before December 15, 2016. Once you enter your referee information, they will receive an automatic email with a link to upload their reference letter. Please submit your application soon enough before the deadline, so that each referee will have enough time to write a reference letter and upload it to our system before December 15, 2016. It’s also a good idea to let referees know in advance if you plan to ask them for a letter.

Applications received by December 15, 2016, are assured full consideration.