Announcing search for the Fall 2014 Hoyt-Reichmann Chair in German-American Studies and German Language and Culture
The Department of World Languages and Cultures at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) invites applications for the Hoyt-Reichmann Chair in German-American Studies and German Language and Culture to begin in Fall 2014. Tenured faculty with Associate or Full Professor rank with a distinguished record of scholarship in German-American Studies, a secondary area of expertise in German Language and Culture, and excellence in teaching. The Endowed Chair will act as Director of the Max Kade German-American Research and Resource Center at IUPUI, and coordinate educational and cultural activities with the IUPUI German Program and the Indiana German Heritage Society.
Based in one of the largest cities in the Mid-West, IUPUI is a campus of more than 30,000 students bringing together the strengths of Indiana University and Purdue University to offer one of the widest ranges of degrees in the US. IUPUI is ranked third in "up and coming" American universities and 8th best public college in the Midwest and is renowned for service learning and civic engagement.
Review of applications will begin on November 4, 2013. IUPUI is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Applicants whose work incorporates a global perspective and a demonstrated commitment to diversity in higher education are particularly encouraged to apply. Send application including cover letter, CV and six letters of recommendations to: Professor Gabrielle Bersier, Chair, Search and Screen Committee, Department of World Languages and Cultures, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis [IUPUI], IN 46202.