Job Summary/Basic Function: The Department of Literature and Language at East Tennessee State University seeks qualified instructors to fill several part-time positions teaching courses in French, German, Japanese, or Spanish.
The Department of Literature and Language is made up of English, Foreign Language and Women's Studies programs. The successful candidates' primary duties will be to teach in any one of the foreign languages we offer in our department, namely French, German, Japanese, and Spanish. The courses that the successful candidates may teach are of the 1000- and 2000-level. These are temporary positions, filled on a semester-by-semester basis with some opportunity for renewal; positions do not include benefits.
East Tennessee State University is a state institution and Carnegie-classified Doctoral Research Intensive University of approximately 14,000 students. It is a regional institution, serving east Tennessee, southwest Virginia, and western North Carolina. ETSU is located in Johnson City in Northeast Tennessee between the Great Smoky Mountains and the Blue Ridge Mountains. From its main campus in Johnson City, ETSU serves a population of more than 1 million people in a 75-mile radius. The area enjoys a moderate climate and a variety of recreational opportunities, such as camping, fishing, golfing, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, hiking, and snow skiing. Area information is available HERE.
Job Category: Adjunct Faculty
Master's degree in French, German, Japanese or Spanish, or Master's degree in another area with eighteen (18) graduate hours in the language the candidate hopes to teach, or related field by employment start date.
Internal Number: 12937
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.