University Human Resource Services

Assistant Professor-French and Arabic, Department of Modern Languages and Classics

Tenure-track faculty position available August 15, 2014.   

Responsibilities:  generalist (open specialty) capable of teaching a full range of courses in French language, literature, and culture and beginning and intermediate Arabic language and culture courses; scholarly commitment to teaching excellence and research; capacity and interest in developing an undergraduate program in Arabic; willingness to serve in departmental activities and advise students.  

Minimum qualifications:  ABD in French or appropriate related discipline; native or near-native fluency in French, Arabic, and English; evidence of successful college-level teaching; willingness to commit to active engagement in departmental activities, service initiatives, and scholarly pursuits.  

Preferred qualifications:  Ph.D. in French or appropriate related discipline; master’s in Arabic or appropriate related discipline; record of research and publication; evidence of effective use of instructional technology; interdisciplinary interests; involvement in appropriate professional organizations.

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and three recent letters of recommendation to:  

Dr. Christopher Luke, Chairperson 
Department of Modern Languages and Classics 
Ball State University 
Muncie, IN  47306  

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Modern Languages and Classics seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.  

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.