LINGUIST List 30.4311

Wed Nov 13 2019

Jobs: Chinese, Mandarin; English; Spanish; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, Delaware State University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>



Date: 08-Nov-2019
From: Beverley Brown <bkbrowndesu.edu>
Subject: Chinese, Mandarin; English; Spanish; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, Delaware State University, USA
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University or Organization: Delaware State University
Department: Department of Languages and Literatures
Job Location: Delaware, USA
Web Address: https://chess.desu.edu/departments/languages-literatures
Job Title: Assistant Professor Applied Linguistics/Asst Prog Dir ESL

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics; Bilingual Education; Dual Language Immersion

Required Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            English (eng)
                            Spanish (spa)

Description:

Delaware State University
Vacancy Announcement - Assistant Professor of Applied Linguistics (Tenure Track)
and Assistant Program Director for ESL Programs
Department of Languages and Literatures
12 Month Faculty Position
Apply online at the application link provided below
Applications will be accepted until position is filled

The Department of Languages and Literatures at Delaware State University in Dover, Delaware invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Applied Linguistics. Candidates with a degree in a closely related field such as Bilingual Education or TESOL will also be considered. The position will begin in the fall 2020 semester.

General Duties:
The successful candidate will serve as assistant program director of ESL programs. Along with assisting with the administration of the English Language Institute and MA TESOL/Bilingual Education program, the position holds expectations for teaching and research.

Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in bilingual education and/or dual-language immersion education. This position includes the expectation of international travel 2-3 times per year in assisting with the administration of programs established with partner institutions, and the potential to assist with the development of the University’s burgeoning bilingual education programs.

Required Qualifications:
- PhD in Applied Linguistics, Bilingual Education, TESOL, or closely related field.

Experience:
- Prior administrative experience
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching ESL/EFL, with preference given to individuals with experience in bilingual education and/or dual-language immersion instruction.
- Evidence of intercultural awareness and competence.
- Expertise in digital instruction and online pedagogy.
- Bi- or multilingual, with preference for Chinese and/or Spanish proficiency.
- International and intercultural experience and networks

Interested candidates must apply online for full consideration. Applications should include:
- A cover letter,
- Curriculum vitae,
- Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and
- Three letters of reference.

All these components are required to be placed in a single pdf file for submission with your online application.

Please address any queries to the Search Committee via the contact information below, c/o Dr. Edward Dawley.

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2019.

Delaware State University is an equal opportunity, Title IX Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, marital status, age or disability.

All qualified interested applicants must apply online. at the application website for full consideration.

Application Deadline: 01-Dec-2019 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: https://chu.tbe.taleo.net/chu01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=DESU&cws=1&rid=2672
Contact Information:
Dr. Edward Dawley
Email: wlcdesu.edu


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