Tenure-track Assistant Professor of French

Position posted on: 09-24-2019

Position Summary:

The Department of Modern Language Studies at Lycoming College invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of French beginning fall 2020. This position has a 3/3 teaching load, as well as research and service expectations.


Required Experience & Qualifications:

Ph.D. required. Native or near-native fluency as well as demonstrated teaching competency in French required. The ideal candidate will have sustained living experience in a French-speaking country, evidence of excellence in undergraduate teaching, and evidence of potential for related scholarship.


To Apply:

Applicants should send letter of application, CV, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation (at least one letter should address your teaching experience). Electronic submission of application materials is required in PDF format preferred.  Please reference “French” in the subject line of the email.

Email: jobs@lycoming.edu

Review of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.  Post-offer, pre-employment drug screen conducted.  


Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation's oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges. Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The Princeton Review as one of The 385 Best Colleges. Lycoming College's strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborate with and mentor our diverse student body of 1,200 active learners, including 35 percent international and domestic students of color, representing over 50 states, territories, and countries. Students compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships, and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League World Series. Learn more at www.lycoming.edu.

Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.