Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach languages and literature courses in languages other than English. Includes teachers of American Sign Language (ASL). Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Key Competencies * Self Control * Persistence * Stress Tolerance * Dependability * Achievement/Effort * Concern for Others * Independence * Integrity * Initiative * Analytical Thinking

Representative Tasks * Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records. * Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts. * Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.


Educational Services,

Job Family Education, Training, and Library

Sample Job Titles Adjunct Instructor, Arabic Language Instructor, Arabic Professor, Arabic Teacher, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Biblical Languages Professor, Bilingual Instructor, Bilingual Teacher, Chinese Teacher, College Faculty Member, Foreign Language Instructor, Foreign Languages Professor, French Instructor, French Professor, German Instructor, German Professor, German Teacher, Greek Professor, Hebrew Professor, Hebrew Teacher, Instructor, Italian Teacher, Language Arts Teacher, Language Instructor, Language Teacher, Languages Professor, Lecturer, Modern Languages Professor, Professor, Russian Language Professor, Russian Teacher, Spanish Instructor, Spanish Language Lecturer, Spanish Lecturer, Spanish Literature Professor, Spanish Professor, Spanish Teacher, Swahili Teacher, Teacher, University Faculty Member.