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The discipline of German within the Modern Languages Institute (MOLA) at UFV is seeking a qualified instructor to teach one section of German in Winter 2019 and potentially one section of German in Fall 2019. The successful candidate may also be invited to teach the German language seminars.
• Native fluency in German and in English
• A Master’s degree in German (or closely-related subject)
• A proven record of teaching full courses in German at the post-secondary level;
• Experience in multimedia and information technology will be considered an asset
• Willingness to help with extracurricular activities, support program development and work collaboratively in discussing and revising teaching methods and materials.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit an electronic: curriculum vitae; a one-page statement of teaching philosophy; copies of teaching evaluations from the most recent year of teaching, if available; and names of three references. Applications, citing Posting 2018.196, should be sent to:
Human Resources University of the Fraser Valley 33844 King Road, Abbotsford, BC, Canada V2S 7M8
Tel: (604) 854-4554 Fax: (604) 854-1538
Website: www.ufv.ca and E-mail applications to firstname.lastname@example.org