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Tenure Track Professor, French (plus a second language)

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Tenure Track Professor, French (plus a second language)
Covenant College
Lookout Mountain, Georgia

Position Summary

The Foreign Languages Department at Covenant College, an agency of the Presbyterian Church in America and an academically rigorous Christian college emphasizing the liberal arts in the Reformed and Presbyterian tradition, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position beginning July 1, 2020. 
The candidate who fills this position will be expected to teach a wide range of courses at the undergraduate level in supporting the French major and program and the general education requirement for language.  In addition, the candidate will offer courses in a second language to support current programs and core requirements or to initiate new programs or core options.  German, Arabic, and Spanish are preferred options for the second language but other languages will be considered.

A doctoral degree in French from a regionally accredited institution is required, with a minimum of a masters degree with at least 18 graduate hours in a second language.  The foreign language department offers a major in French, Spanish, and German Studies and cooperates closely with the history and politics department in offering an International Studies major, as well as providing courses to satisfy the general education requirements of the college. A desirable candidate will be an excellent teacher, will be dedicated to developing further as a Christian scholar and will be enthusiastic about active participation in the larger community of Christian scholars at the college.  Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience.   

Interested and qualified candidates should send the following documentation to Dr. Jeff Hall:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • A Testimony of Christian Faith and Experience
  • A Response to the Westminster Confession (located at indicating agreement, and any scruples, with rationales, with the Confession
  • Philosophy of Christian Higher Education

Dr. Jeff Hall 
Vice-President for Academic Affairs
Covenant College
14049 Scenic Highway
Lookout Mt., GA 30750