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Instructor in Arabic

Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR

Job - Education

Close Date: 04/15/2020

The Lewis & Clark College Department of World Languages and Literatures invites applications for a full-time instructor position in Arabic beginning fall 2020. M.A. required at the time of appointment. Native or near-native fluency in Modern Standard Arabic, along with experience teaching introductory Arabic. Usual load is five to six courses per academic year and includes participation in our Middle East and North African (MENA) minor. Teaching duties include first and second year Arabic, as well as advising. Administrative duties include overseeing of Arabic section, as well as coordination of classes and curriculum.

A complete application must include (1) a curriculum vitae; (2) a letter of application which includes a statement of educational philosophy, teaching experience, and (3) two letters of recommendation. Preliminary interviews will be conducted via Zoom. Review of candidates will begin 2/15/2020, and continue until the position is filled.
Applications should be submitted via For questions, contact Matthieu Raillard, Chair of the Department of World Languages and Literatures, Lewis & Clark College. Email:

Lewis & Clark College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to preparing students for leadership in an increasingly interdependent world, and affirms the educational benefits of diversity. We encourage applicants to explain how their teaching at Lewis & Clark might contribute to a learning community that values diversity (See Lewis & Clark will conduct background checks on the finalists for the position. For more information, consult our website at

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