Applied Linguistics/TESOL - Full-time Faculty Position
Brigham Young University
July 16, 2018
TBD by level of experience and
Full Time - Experienced
The Department of Linguistics at Brigham Young University announces a continuing status track (tenure track), professorial position in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and Applied Linguistics. Those with established academic/professional careers are encouraged to apply, as well as outstanding new PhD/EdDs or ABDs who will complete their degrees by August 2019. Applications are invited from any field of Applied Linguistics, although preferential consideration will be given to those in the field of TESOL. Primary responsibilities include teaching both graduate and undergraduate TESOL and linguistics classes, conducting and publishing research in an area of specialization appropriate to Applied Linguistics, supervision of master’s theses/projects, and fulfilling citizenship assignments. Classes to be taught include student practicum courses in the university’s intensive English and community outreach programs. Starting rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. BYU, an equal opportunity employer, requires all faculty to observe the university’s honor code and dress and grooming standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. To apply, complete application at https://yjobs.byu.edu/, posting #73320 by October 1, 2018.
Required Degree: PhD/EdD or ABD by the start date.
Experience: University level teaching experience, ESL/EFL teaching experience
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: #73320
About Brigham Young University
Brigham Young University is situated at the foot of the stunning Wasatch Front of the Rocky Mountains in Provo, Utah. BYU, one of the largest privately-owned, church-related institutions of higher learning in the United States, was founded in 1875 and is operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Of BYU’s 30,000 plus full-time students, more than 70% come from outside of Utah, representing all 50 states and more than 100 foreign countries. The Department of Linguistic, in the College of Humanities, offers three undergraduate majors: Linguistics, English Language and Editing; along with three minors: Linguistics, TESOL and Editing. Linguistics also has two graduate programs: TESOL and Linguistics.