Lecturer UNL/ZUCC English Language Learning Program
Location: Zhejiang University City College campus, Huzhou Street, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) is seeking a Lecturer to its English Language Learning Program. The Lecturer will be responsible for curriculum development and assessment, teaching English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses and college study skills to first and second-year students enrolled in the program. Additionally, the lecturer will responsible for program policies, recruitment, and advising of students seeking admission to UNL. The Lecturer works in close collaboration with the Director of Administrative Services and has a dual reporting line to the UNL Office of Global Strategies and the Director of Programs in English as a Second Language (PIESL) on the Lincoln campus.
A Master’s degree in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or a closely related field is required. Candidates must also have two or more years of ESL/EFL teaching experience; one year or more of teaching experience must be in a university setting; the ability to engage with students and parents, and respond to concerns with diplomacy; excellent and demonstrable organizational, presentation, and communication skills; the ability to work independently and as part of a team, with minimal supervision; knowledge of software packages: Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat and social media platforms in the US and China (Instagram, LinkedIn, WeChat, Weibo, RenRen); and deep interest to live/work in China.
Preference will be given to candidates with evidence of professional involvement in the field; a working knowledge of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln; knowledge of Chinese culture (through work, study abroad, travel, etc.); and Chinese language ability.
For complete details and to apply, visit http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_180042. Complete the information form and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of references, transcripts and evidence of effective teaching. Review of applications will begin May 17, 2018.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About University of Nebraska-Lincoln
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln, chartered in 1869, is an educational institution of international stature. Nebraska, a member of the Big Ten Conference and the Big Ten Academic Alliance, is classified within the Carnegie “Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity” category. Nebraska is also a land-grant university and a member of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The University of Nebraska was founded on February 15, 1869.