Professors in Education for Bilingual Education and ELLs
The Language, Literacy, and Social/Cultural Studies programs in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction includes undergraduate degrees with multiple majors; master degrees with several specialization options; and doctoral degrees (EdD and PhD) in a variety of fields. This faculty member will collaborate with the existing English Language Arts, Literacy and/or Social Studies education faculty as they engage in scholarship and teaching to improve instruction and raise achievement for students from traditionally low performing or marginalized populations.
Specifically, this faculty member will provide leadership for the development of a bilingual education program at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. He or she will maintain an active research agenda, teach bilingual education courses, seek external funding to support the program, engage in work with schools, and advise/mentor students.
Consistent with the stated mission of the University to be a world-class institution dedicated to Christian principles and ideals the qualifications for the position include: Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, Bilingual Education, or closely related field; rank appropriate record of continuing scholarship, grant writing and grant-funded research; and teaching experience in K-12 Bilingual.
Additional Salary Information: The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and professional experience. The anticipated date of appointment is August 2018.
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally-ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The university is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one re...search institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (http://www.baylor.edu/profuturis). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has almost 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.