ERIC Number: ED148153
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
A Guide for Job Candidates and Department Chairmen in English and Foreign Languages.
Modern Language Association of America, New York, NY.
This pamphlet was prepared to help all those involved in the job-seeking, placement, and recruiting processes. Candidates cannot be provided with a "sure" technique for finding positions, but it is hoped that this guide may help make the search for a position more efficient and more effective. The guide is divided into the following chapters: (1) "The Academic Job Market in English and Foreign Languages in 1976"; (2) "Advice to Job Candidates"; (3) "Advice to Department Chairmen: To Chairmen Involved in Placing Candidates, To Chairmen Involved in Hiring"; (4) "Job-Seeking and Recruitment in Community and Junior Colleges"; (5) "Alternatives to Teaching"; and (6) appendices: additional sources of information, sample letters and forms. (Author/CFM)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Opportunities, Community Colleges, Employment Interviews, Employment Opportunities, Employment Qualifications, English Instruction, Faculty Recruitment, Higher Education, Job Applicants, Job Application, Job Placement, Job Search Methods, Labor Market, Language Instruction, Language Teachers, Postsecondary Education, Teacher Recruitment, Two Year Colleges
Modern Language Association of America, 62 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10011 ($2.00, $1.00 each for ten or more)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Modern Language Association of America, New York, NY.