Sanskrit Lecturer at Princeton!


The Program in South Asian Studies at Princeton University is accepting applications for a full-time, three-year lecturer position in Sanskrit (with possibility of renewal) beginning September 1, 2015.

The successful applicant will be asked to teach a total of five courses over two semesters (including courses at the introductory, intermediate, and advanced levels) and to advise undergraduate and graduate research. Requisites include: a PhD in an appropriate field (by start); broad familiarity with Sanskrit literature; and demonstrated excellence in college-level language teaching. This position is subject to the University’s background check policy.

Applications should include: (1) a cover letter explaining the candidate’s qualifications and teaching experience; (2) a current curriculum vitae; (3) sample course syllabi; (4) copies of teaching evaluations; and (5) three confidential letters of recommendation.

To apply, please link to position requisition number 1400801. Applications received by January 1, 2015 will receive fullest consideration.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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