Program or University Name: NYU Paris
Job Title: Part-time Lecturer, Undergraduate Course, The Languages of Paris
Job Type: French CDD
Location : Paris
Date: Starts September 2018
Recruitment Close Date: May 31, 2018
NYU Paris is seeking a part-time lecturer to teach the following course in Linguistics: "The Languages of Paris." This course presents the linguistic situation in greater Paris from the perspective of urban sociolinguistics. Topics include the range of French dialects spoken in Paris, their origins and their future; the linguistic situation of immigrants whose first language is not French, particularly immigrant communities from North Africa and Arabic-speaking communities; the connections between language and social and educational issues within and around Paris.