Assistant Professor of TESOL/Dual Language Immersion
University of Rhode Island
December 21, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
The University of Rhode Island’s School of Education invites applications for a full-time position in TESOL/Dual Language Immersion beginning in Fall 2018 as a tenure track assistant professor. The School of Education is offering an online MA in TESOL/Dual Language Immersion. There are three tracks to this program: (1) adult education in a range of settings, including international, (2) teacher certification for public PK-12 educators working with ELLs in ESL education, (3) teacher certification for PK-12 educators teaching in Bilingual/Dual Language Immersion settings.
Duties include teaching courses for PK-12 ESL and Dual Language Immersion teacher education in areas such as Second Language Acquisition, Socio-Cultural Aspects of Multicultural Education, Researching Language in Educational Settings, Structured English Immersion and Sheltered Instruction, Methods of Language Instruction and supervision/placement of field experiences. In addition, the faculty member will be expected to provide local, state, and national professional service; and provide leadership to the M.A. program.
Visit the URI jobs website at: https://jobs.uri.edu to apply and view complete details for job posting (F00069). Please attach the following 4 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter including a description of how your qualifications match the requirements for the position, (#2) Curriculum Vitae should include the names and contact information for three professional references, (#3) Statement of teaching philosophy, including your approach to teaching a diverse student body, (#4) Statement of research interests.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Search will remain open until filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by January 31, 2018. Second consideration may be given to applications received by February 23, 2018. Applications received subsequent to the second consideration date (February 23, 2018) may not be given full consideration.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY.
The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer. Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.
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