LINGUIST List 30.3170

Mon Aug 19 2019

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, East Tennessee State University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 19-Aug-2019
From: Katherine Weiss <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, East Tennessee State University, USA
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University or Organization: East Tennessee State University
Department: Literature and Language
Job Location: Tennessee, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: ESL Lecturer

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; TESOL

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Lecturer, ESL
Department of Literature and Language

Job Summary:
East Tennessee State University invites applications for a lectureship in ESL beginning January 15, 2020. The position involves a 4/4 teaching load of ESL first-year writing and oral/skills and possibly some upper-level linguistics courses, and some service expectations.

9-month renewable contract with opportunities for promotion to Senior and Master Lecturer – see ETSU Faculty Handbook.

Salary: $30,000 includes benefits.


Required Qualifications:
Minimum M.A. in English with TESOL specification, TESOL, or Linguistics at time of appointment and ESL teaching experience at tertiary level (will consider TA experience).

Preferred Qualifications:
PhD in linguistics/TESOL and experience teaching ESL writing and oral/aural skills.

To apply, please see the application link provided below.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
You will be required to provide the names and email addresses of at least 3 references in the “Provide References” section of the application. Those references will be automatically contacted by the eJobs system and asked to provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf. Human Resources cannot edit or add additional references once you have completed the application process. We recommend you contact references before submitting their information to ensure the reference is willing and able to complete the reference process, and that you double check all email addresses before submitting them (they cannot be corrected, once entered). If your references are unable or unwilling to use the electronic system to submit a letter of recommendation, you may advise them to send the letter directly to the hiring department at this address:

Dr. Katherine Weiss
Chair of Literature and Language
Box 70683
Johnson City, TN 37614.

Application Deadline: 11-Oct-2019

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Chair Katherine Weiss
Phone: 423-439-4347

Page Updated: 19-Aug-2019