Requisition: 201800026F

Hiring Salary: Yearly-Faculty

Department: Dept of World Languages and Cultures

General Requirements:

Teaching responsibilities are both at the main SHSU campus in Huntsville, Texas (located 70 miles north of Houston), occasionally at The Woodlands Center (40 miles south of Huntsville), and online. The College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sam Houston State University is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the academic community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The College welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community.

Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:

The Department of World Languages and Cultures at Sam Houston State University invites applications for a full-time (3/3 load), tenure-track position in German at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek a dynamic professor who is eager to continue to build the German Studies program through an innovative vision consisting of curricular development and interdisciplinary collaboration across colleges. The required teaching load is 6 courses annually and consists of teaching German language, literature and culture courses (with online and face-to-face delivery) at the elementary, intermediate and advanced levels.

Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:

REQUIRED Application Materials:

  • Job Letter
  • Full CV
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Diversity statement
  • Research statement
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Evidence of teaching excellence (including student perceptions and peer/supervisor observation reports) (*upload under teaching evaluations*)
  • Copy of Graduate Transcripts