English and American Cultures & English Program: Instructor/Visiting Assistant Professor (possible multiple positions) jointly appointed in English and the American Cultures & English Program (ACE) to teach introductory ESL composition courses and basic speaking/listening courses to international students; work with program directors and faculty to shape and develop the academic and cultural transition of international students; participate in activities related to instructor training; implement initiatives related to course assessment; and participate in technology initiatives and program development.
Required: PhD (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor), MA (for appointment as Instructor); specialization in TESOL; knowledge of research and/or graduate study in TESOL theory and practices; experience teaching speaking and writing/composition at multiple tiers in ESL composition and/or English language programs. Miami University will not sponsor for H1B work authorization for the 2017-18 year.
Desired: experience with digital writing instruction and computer-assisted language learning.
Inquiries may be directed to Sara Pate at firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of applications will begin June 5, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
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