BYU has a position open for a visiting instructor or professor of Hebrew


The Department of Asian & Near Eastern Languages at Brigham Young University invites applications for a one-year visiting instructor or professorial position, with rank depending upon qualifications, beginning Fall 2010.

Applicants should have an M.A. or Ph.D. in Hebrew language, linguistics, literature or pedagogy, as well as a background in Middle East Studies. Duties include teaching beginning through upper-intermediate levels of Biblical and Modern Hebrew language classes and helping to manage on-campus, Hebrew-related programs when assigned (language house, majors club, etc.). The candidate must have a proven commitment to undergraduate language instruction.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, one-page statement of teaching philosophy, along with the names of three academic references to Professor Scott Miller, Modern Hebrew Search Committee, 3064 JFSB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602. Application deadline for first-priority consideration is April 1, 2010.

BYU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.