Croatian Language Program Announced at UBC! Now Hiring A Lecturer

Congratulations to our BC Chapter, who contributed crucially with their efforts to facilitate the teaching of the Croatian language at UBC (The University of British Columbia)!

The Department of Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies (CENES) in UBC’s Faculty of Arts is now accepting  applications for an initial three-year full-time appointment in Slavic and Eastern European Studies at the rank of Lecturer, effective September 1, 2024.

Apply online by Oct 31, 2023

“Our BC Chapter is pleased to have played a key role in facilitating the teaching of Croatian language, cultural and history at UBC. Implementing and integrating Croatian language instruction into the Canadian educational system is key in retaining our Croatian-Canadian communities and important to further business, trade and investment between our two countries. Teaching of Croatian at UBC, ranked 2nd in Canada and 40th globally, further solidifies Croatian language instruction globally. This lecturer position is a fantastic opportunity for someone to commence and grow the Croatian program at UBC and leave their mark on Croatian language instruction in North America and our communities.” – George Kovacic, Board Member of the BC Chapter of the Croatian-Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

Further details and the online application can be found here –