Mellon Globalization Forum, Director
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Tennessee, United States|
The University of the South invites applications for the position of Director of the Mellon
Globalization Forum, designed to enhance our language and global studies programs. The
Mellon Globalization Forum is a four-year appointment with duties beginning in August 2013.
Primary responsibilities will be the administration of a grant from the Mellon Foundation whose
associated activities include: management of guest speakers and postdoctoral fellows,
interdisciplinary course development with language and global studies faculty, and working with
IT services to create an online presence for the forum.
A strong preference will be given to applicants with a Ph.D. who have expertise in the study of
modern languages and global studies as well as demonstrated interest and competence in
innovative pedagogy and instructional technology.
The University of the South comprises a highly-regarded College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
and a distinguished School of Theology. It is an institution of the Episcopal Church that
welcomes individuals of all backgrounds. It is located on a striking, 13,000-acre campus on
Tennessee's Cumberland Plateau.
Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.
Applications received by December 31, 2012 will receive full consideration.
Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching experience, and three letters
of reference to:
The University of the South is an Equal-Opportunity Employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
|Secondary Categories:||World History / Studies