Full-time, tenure-track teaching faculty position in ESL at our Bethlehem Campus beginning in Spring 2018. The primary responsibility will be to teach ESL, including reading, speaking, writing and pronunciation at all four programmatic levels.
The teaching load is 15 credits/semester; 30 credits/academic year. In addition to teaching, all faculty members must engage in substantive college service and professional growth activity every year and advise students. The successful candidate will be ready to integrate technology and use multiple instructional techniques in the teaching of language at Northampton.
Additionally, the successful candidate will: display facility with learner-centered pedagogical practices; demonstrate knowledge of academic assessment practices; welcome opportunities to work with undergraduate students; engage students in process writing, in part by using instructional technology; model excellence for our students; help mentor adjunct language instructors; advise students in the General Studies and Liberal Arts degree programs.
TO APPLY: All applications must be made on Northampton Community College's online job site, www.northampton.edu/jobs. The deadline to apply is November 6, 2017.
A TESOL degree in ESL is required; a Ph.D. is preferred.
The ideal candidate will have three (3) years college teaching experience (preferably in a community college); the ability to meet the needs of community college students; experience working with students from culturally diverse backgrounds; and current knowledge of academic assessment practices. Willingness to collaborate with colleagues is also important.
With an enduring commitment to the regional community it serves and a focus on student success, Northampton Community College has developed a reputation as an institution of extraordinary distinction, earning accolades at the state and national levels for innovative programs, outstanding faculty and impressive student achievements.
It counts among its successful alumni a four-time Pulitzer Priz...e winner and an Academy Award winning director as well as a host of CEOs, presidents, and leaders of business and industry. Today, Northampton Community College has locations in Bethlehem, Southside Bethlehem, and Monroe County, serving more than 30,000 students each year from 53 counties, 48 countries and 25 states.