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------------------ Job Announcement: Indiana University-Bloomington Ρό African Language (Bamana) Lecturer Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA Employer: Indiana University-Bloomington (African Studies Program) http://www.indiana.edu/~afrist/ Job Location: Bloomington, USA Rank or Title: Lecturer Fields(s): African language pedagogy, second language acquisition, linguistics, language education Language Specialty: Bamana Job Description: Lecturer in Bamana The African Studies Program at Indiana University, Bloomington, invites applications for a Lecturership position in Bamana language, beginning August 2008. The initial appointment will be for three years and is renewable contingent on funding and satisfactory performance reviews. We seek an innovative and experienced language pedagogue able to teach Bamana language courses at all levels. Candidates for the position should also be willing to participate in a full range of African Languages Program activities. Qualifications: A PhD degree in African language pedagogy, second language acquisition, linguistics, language education, or related field preferred. Native or near-native proficiency and teaching experience in the target language at the university level required. Experience developing African language materials, including web-based materials, and using computer-based instructional technologies is a plus. Salary is competitive and commensurate with applicants' qualifications. To ensure full consideration, please send a letter of application, a statement on pedagogy, curriculum vitae, and three references to: African Languages Lecturer Search Committee C/o Sue Hanson African Studies Program Woodburn Hall 221 Indiana University Bloomington IN 47405 USA Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Questions may be addressed by e-mail to Sue Hanson: email@example.com Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer