Florida State University's School of Teacher Education in the College of Education invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-earning assistant/associate professor position in Second Language and TESOL Education. The position will begin in August 2018 and offers the opportunity to work in a research university with accomplished and innovative faculty committed to transforming the field of education. For more information about the college, visit education.fsu.edu
An earned doctorate in Second Language Education, Language, Literacy and Culture, or a related field by August 2018. A strong record of scholarship as indicated by peer reviewed journal publications, conference presentations, and collaborative projects. A research agenda that operates within a strong theoretical and empirical approach to understanding second language development within instructional settings. Experience teaching courses in SLE, TESOL, ESOL, or Applied Linguistics. Advanced proficiency in English and a language other than English.
Experience teaching English language learners in K-12 and second and foreign language settings. Experience collaborating with Modern Language Departments and/or K-12 Schools.Strong communication, collaboration, and organization skills. Experience teaching courses in an online platform.
Major responsibilities include: engaging in a promising and clearly-defined research agenda and publishing in the field of TESOL, Second Language Education (SLE), or Second Language Acquisition (SLA); teaching graduate courses in TESOL, SLE, SLA, ESOL, and Applied Linguistics; mentoring graduate students and directing doctoral dissertations; seeking external funding; assisting in program coordination in collaboration with program faculty; and service to the department, college, university, and profession.
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.
How to Apply:
If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.
In addition to the online application, candidates should submit an application package that includes: letter of application, curriculum vita, names of three references with contact information, and statement of teaching and research interests to our application coordinator: Ms. Terry Graves, Administrative Specialist, School of Teacher Education, G112 Stone Building, 1114 W. Call Street, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4459. These materials may also be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 1, 2017 and will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
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