Job Posting – Lecturer in Hindi at the University of Virginia

University of Virginia

R0029793 Lecturer in Hindi Language

The Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures (MESALC) at the University of Virginia invites applications for Lecturer in Hindi language instruction.  Duties include teaching three Hindi language courses per semester. May also teach Urdu language courses. Courses taught will include (but are not limited to) elementary, intermediate, and advanced level language courses. Must also serve as academic major and minor advisor for department students and actively contribute to departmental service and to the vitality of the language instruction.

Required Qualifications:

Candidate must hold a master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Hindi language, Hindi literature, applied linguistics, or closely related field. In addition, candidate must be fluent in Hindi, Urdu, and English.  Candidate must also have 2 years of Hindi language teaching experience.


Apply online at  search for requisition #R0029793, complete the application, and attach the following:

***Please note ALL REQUESTED documents MUST be uploaded in the cv/resume box and you can combine documents into one PDF.***

  • Cover letter
  • CV, including a list of three references.

** Applications that do not contain all the required documents will not receive full consideration. **

Questions about this position should be directed to Cameron Clayton, Department Finance and Administration Manager at  Questions about the application process should be directed to Nicole Robinson, Faculty Search Advisor at

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