MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY
A Tennessee Board of Regents Institution
Middle Tennessee State University is seeking applications for
positions for the 1999-2000 academic year. This fast-growing
comprehensive institution with over 18,400 students is located
30 miles southeast of Nashville. The University offers, through
five colleges and thirty-six academic departments, baccalaureate
instruction in the liberal and fine arts, the sciences,
education, business, communication, and a variety of other
fields. Graduate offerings are varied and vital to the
University's mission. Programs in the College of Graduate
Studies are offered at the master's, specialist, and doctoral
levels. MTSU founded the first Honors College in the state this
year. Please visit our Web site at http://www.mtsu.edu for more
information about Tennessee's fastest growing public university.
COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS
The College of Liberal Arts has 227 full-time faculty and
approximately 2,000 majors in ten departments. Send all
applications to: Faculty Recruitment, College of Liberal Arts,
Middle Tennessee State University, Box 546, Murfreesboro, TN
Foreign Languages and Literature: Two Positions. (No. 1-124170)
Chairperson: Candidates must qualify for appointment at the
associate or professor rank. Immediate consideration for tenure
possible. Demonstrated leadership skills, administrative
experience, at least 5 years of full-time college teaching
experience, and hold an earned Ph.D. in one of the following:
French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, or Spanish. (No.
2-124140) Spanish Generalist: Ph.D. preferred, ABD considered.
Native or near-native proficiency. Proficiency in teaching
advanced grammar and composition highly desirable. Interest in
methodology and integrating technology into instruction helpful.
4 course teaching load.
Application Procedures: Inquiries should be addressed to the
appropriate department chair or search committee chair listed at
the following address: Middle Tennessee State University,
Murfreesboro, TN 37132. Applications should reference the
applicable position number(s) and should include a resume,
transcripts, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three
references. Note: Some positions may require supplementary
All Positions: Review of applications will begin November 16,
1998, and will continue until the position is filled, unless
otherwise noted. Appropriate doctorate required by appointment
date for all positions unless otherwise indicated. All faculty
positions advertised are tenure-track and intended to be at
entry-level ranks unless otherwise specified. Rank and salary
commensurate with education and experience. Proof of U.S.
citizenship OR eligibility for U.S. employment will be required
prior to employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986).
MTSU, a culturally diverse university, is an equal
opportunity, affirmative action educational institution and
employer. Women, ethnic minorities, and persons with
disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Learn more about Middle Tennessee State University by visiting its home page.
From: The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 16, 1998