Assistant Professor in Curriculum and Instruction: Bilingual Studies
September 10, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Professors in Education for Bilingual Education and ELLs
Assistant Professor in Curriculum and Instruction: Bilingual Studies with an emphasis in literacy, mathematics, or science
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction includes undergraduate degrees with multiple majors; master degrees with several specialization options; and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields. This faculty member will collaborate with the existing education faculty in scholarship and teaching appropriate for linguistically and culturally diverse student populations.
Specifically, this faculty member will support the development of a bilingual education program at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. He or she will maintain an active research agenda, teach bilingual education and subject specific methods courses, seek external funding to support the program, engage in work with schools, and advise/mentor students.
Consistent with the stated mission of the University to be a world-class institution dedicated to Christian principles and ideals the qualifications for the position include: Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, Bilingual Education, or related field; relevant subject matter expertise; rank appropriate record of continuing scholarship, grant writing and grant-funded research; and teaching experience in K-12 that demonstrates the ability to work collaboratively in and with socially, culturally, and economically diverse communities.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and professional experience. The anticipated date of appointment is August 2019.
About Baylor University
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally-ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The university is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (http://www.baylor.edu/profuturis). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has almost 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.