News & Events

MENA Expanding with new position in Modern Turkish Language

MENA is expanding its language program with a new full-time position in Modern Turkish Language. We invite applicants for a position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, Lecturer, or Senior Lecturer, depending on qualifications. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position starting September 1, 2017. Duties include teaching language courses in first- and second-year Turkish, plus additional content courses in the faculty member’s area(s) of scholarly expertise. For full consideration, apply by March 10, 2017.

Chicago Arabic Teachers Council connects Arabic teachers from across Chicago

We are excited to announce the Chicago Arabic Teachers Council, a new partnership between MENA and the Qatar Foundation International (QFI) that will connect university-level educators with K-12 and private school Arabic teachers through a network of support and collaboration. All Chicago-area Arabic teachers are invited to attend the kickoff symposium, “Classroom Practices and Teaching Strategies,” on December 17 here on Northwestern’s Evanston campus.