Call for Proposals: Lightning Round at the 2022 South Asian Languages in the Diaspora (SALD) Conference

via Gautami Shah, et al Dear Colleagues, Due to popular demand, we have decided to have another round of the South Asian languages in the Diaspora Conference.  Circumstances permitting, this time we hope to have it as a hybrid conference, with in-person meetings at the University of Texas at Austin. The dates are May14-15, 2022. PleaseContinue reading “Call for Proposals: Lightning Round at the 2022 South Asian Languages in the Diaspora (SALD) Conference”

NFMLTA/NCOLCTL Graduate Students Research Support Award

Application deadline February 7th, 2022 Instituted in 2014 by the NFMLTA and the National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL), this award supports graduate student research in the fields of applied linguistics and language education with small grants focused on the teaching and learning of less commonly taught languages (all languages except English, Spanish,Continue reading “NFMLTA/NCOLCTL Graduate Students Research Support Award”

Sanskrit Position at the University of Pennsylvania Full-Time Lecturer in Sanskrit in the South Asia Studies DepartmentSchool of Arts and Sciences – South Asia Studies Location: Philadelphia, PAOpen Date: Dec 17, 2021Deadline: The South Asia Studies Department at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a full-time appointment as Lecturer in Sanskrit. The appointment will begin in August 2022 and includes teaching sixContinue reading “Sanskrit Position at the University of Pennsylvania”

Hindi Teaching Position at Penn State

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: CURRENT PENN STATE EMPLOYEE (faculty, staff, technical service, or student), please login to Workday to complete the internal application process. Please do not apply here, apply internally through Workday. CURRENT PENN STATE STUDENT (not employed previously at the university) and seeking employment with Penn State, please login to Workday to complete the studentContinue reading “Hindi Teaching Position at Penn State”

Call for Submissions: SALTA Annual Bulletin

South Asian Language Teacher Association (SALTA) seeks submissions for its online Annual Bulletin. We seek informative, engaging, and timely news items and articles to share with the South Asian language education community. Items of interest include: book reviews, opinion pieces, program news, timely research and employment opportunities, language events, and other items of pedagogic interest.Continue reading “Call for Submissions: SALTA Annual Bulletin”

Independent Instructor Directory

SALTA seeks to create a directory of professional instructors, tutors, and language partners who are willing to be contacted by individual students who are occasionally unable to participate in traditional classes. Rates, course structures, and other terms will be determined between the student and instructor. If you would like for students to be able toContinue reading “Independent Instructor Directory”

EPIC-Lang Series Event feat. Bhavya Singh

via Gyanam Mahajan EPIC-Lang would like to present its new Tips, Tricks and Treats talk series on language instruction with two new events: “Creative Online Units in Language Instruction” with Dr. Beyza Lorenz will be held on Thursday, November 18, 2021 from 4-5 PM. Please click to register. Dr. Beyza Lorenz will focus on interactive, collaborative assignmentsContinue reading “EPIC-Lang Series Event feat. Bhavya Singh”

Position at University of Toronto

The Department of Language Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga invites applications for a full-time tenure stream appointment in the areas of Urdu Language, Literature, and Performance. The successful candidate will hold a joint appointment in the Department of Language Studies (70%) and English and Drama (30%). The appointment will be at the rankContinue reading “Position at University of Toronto”

Job Posting – Lecturer in Sanskrit at the University of British Columbia

Lecturer in Sanskrit  The Department of Asian Studies, at The University of British Columbia, Vancouver campus seeks to make a full-time appointment in the field of Sanskrit at the rank of Lecturer. The full-time teaching load for a Lecturer in Arts is 24 credits per year with service assignments.  The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching SanskritContinue reading “Job Posting – Lecturer in Sanskrit at the University of British Columbia”

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 notContinue reading “Job Posting – Lecturer in Hindi at the University of Virginia”