Arabic Teacher

Job Type

Part Time

Published

10/02/2018

Address

211 East 46 Street
New York
NY
10017
United States

Description

About the Position:

The Lebanese American University’s Arabic Language Program (SINARC) invites applicants for a part-time faculty position to teach Arabic in its New York campus. The program offers night classes at our New York Academic Center, and students range from university, grad school and PH.D. candidates, to working professionals and heritage speakers of all ages. SINARC typically offers both Modern Standard and Levantine dialect courses.  


Qualifications and Requirements:

·        Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Arabic Language/Middle Eastern Studies is required

·        Currently authorized to work in the U.S.

·        Native to near native proficiency in Arabic

o   Levantine dialect fluency is highly preferred

·        Teaching experience in all levels of Arabic (introductory, intermediate, advanced, and colloquial Levantine) is expected

o   Experience teaching college students and adults is preferred

·        High level of organizational skills must be demonstrated

·        Enthusiasm and passion for the Arabic language and cultural exchange

Benefits:

·        Competitive hourly salary

·        Evening work hours

·        New, state-of-the-art facility and classrooms in Midtown Manhattan


How to Apply:

Candidates can apply by sending a cover letter and Resumé/CV via email (Subject Line: Arabic Teaching Position/New York) to SINARC Director Dr. Nada Saab at nada.saab@lau.edu.lb. The CV should include the names and contact info of three references. Applicants should also indicate whether they are interested in teaching during the regular academic year (in the fall and spring semesters) and/or during the summer intensive program.


Level of Language Proficiency

Arabic, Levantine dialect preferred

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

See above.


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