Middlebury

Employment Opportunities

Middlebury College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring a diverse faculty to complement the increasing diversity of the student body.

(All faculty recruiting is done at the department level.  If you have questions about a particular position, please contact the department chair or coordinator.)

Tenure Track Position Openings starting September 2015

Term Positions

Instructor in Modern Hebrew (3-year term)

Middlebury College seeks an instructor for a three-year term position in Modern Hebrew Language, beginning January 2016.  The successful candidate will teach courses in intermediate Hebrew and direct students' independent Hebrew studies.  Native or near-native fluency in Hebrew and experience in teaching Hebrew at the college level are required. Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to excellent teaching.
 
Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research.  An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Applications and all materials due by August 3, 2015. Interviews will be conducted via Skype.  

Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. Through Interfolio, please submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation, at least two of which speak to teaching ability. More information at: apply.interfolio.com/29346
Other questions should be addressed to Tamar Mayer, Modern Hebrew Program Chair (mayer@middlebury.edu)

Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check.  

Visiting Assistant Professor of French

 The French Department seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor for a one-year position beginning September 2015, with a possibility of extension pending administrative approval. Ideal candidates will be committed and experienced teachers of language, literature, and culture; familiar with a small, liberal arts college setting; and interested in working in a collaborative environment.  Fields: 17th- and 18th-century French literature and culture, or 20th-century French literature and culture.  PhD in hand required. Applications received by May 11 will receive priority.

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. Through Interfolio, please submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, sample of scholarly work, and three recent confidential letters of recommendation, at least two of which speak to teaching ability. More information at http://apply.interfolio.com/29558

Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check.

Assistant in Instruction - Dept. of Geography

General Job Description:

The Assistant in Science Instruction will work closely with other faculty, GIS Teaching Fellows, and the GIS Specialist in the Geography Department. The main responsibilities include assistance in the preparation and instruction of classes in geographic information systems and cartography. Additional responsibilities include support and maintenance of GIS databases and software, supporting GIS activities in other areas of the curriculum and faculty research, maintenance and enhancement of the departmental website, and general maintenance of the labs and student work areas. Mentoring of student lab monitors is also part of the ASI’s responsibility.

The 11-month position is based on a 40-hour work week and will begin on or about August 1, 2015.

The position includes regular meetings with the faculty teaching GIS and/or cartography courses, and liaising with the Department GIS Specialist, the Director of the GIS Teaching Fellows, and the Department Chair to review and coordinate work schedules.

Qualifications:

B.A. or B.S. in Geography, Environmental Studies or closely related field is required. Ability and desire to work with students, both in the formal classroom environment and individually, is essential. Must have the ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently. The applicant must have strong computer skills with demonstrated experience working with ArcGIS and associated extensions (such as Spatial Analyst and 3D Analyst). Experience working with Adobe Suite of graphic software (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.) and other GIS platforms such as Quantum GIS and web mapping software (Mapbox and Cartodb) is preferred.


Application Instructions:

Review of applications will begin February 11, 2015 and continue until the position is filled. Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. Through Interfolio, please submit a letter of application addressed to Peter Nelson, Chair, along with a current curriculum vitae that includes all qualifications. More information about application procedures at: apply.interfolio.com/28159

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse staff and faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check.

 

 

The College provides several resources to help prospective faculty find housing, child care and spousal employment information.  Please contact the vice president for academic affairs / dean of the faculty's office if more assistance is needed.

 

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Middlebury, VT 05753