Professors in Education for Bilingual Education and ELLs
The Department of English and Modern Languages at California State Polytechnic University at Pomona invites applications and nominations for the position of Assistant Professor of Educational Linguistics. Duties and responsibilities include teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in general linguistics, language acquisition, L2 literacy, and/or TESOL methods, with a possibility of teaching one course per semester in First Year Composition for multilingual speakers. The overall teaching load is four courses per semester. In addition, successful candidates will be expected to provide student advising, pursue an active research agenda, and engage in departmental, college, and/or university-level service. Date of appointment: The University seeks to fill the position by the beginning of the Fall Semester of 2019. The position is open until filled. First consideration will be given to completed applications received no later than November 9, 2018. For more information or to apply online, please go to: http://apply.interfolio.com/55756
Required qualifications: Earned PhD in Educational Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, TESOL, Second Language Studies, or a closely related field by the time of appointment; evidence of effective teaching; demonstrated ability to conduct scholarly work; demonstrated ability to work with ethnically, culturally, and linguistically diverse student populations and to respond to the educational equity goals of the University and its increasing international character.
About California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
The University: Cal Poly Pomona is one of two polytechnic universities in the 23-campus California State University system. Our ethnically diverse student population of approximately 22,000 enrolls in 52 baccalaureate, 26 master’s degree programs, 11 credential and certificate programs, and a doctorate in Educational Leadership, presented by 1,200 faculty. We recruit students increasingly from throughout California and beyond. The students are success and career focused and extremely diverse. We are proud of our status as a Hispanic Serving Institution. We have a strong commitment to supporting scholarship, research, and student achievement. Our scenic and historic 1,400-acre campus, once the winter ranch of cereal magnate W. K. Kellogg, is located about 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in one of the most dynamic economic and cultural regions in the country, and within an hour’s drive of beaches, mountains, and desert. The university is committed to diversifying its faculty and staff and has made educational equity one of its highest priorities. The mission of the university is to advance learning and knowledge by linking theory and practice in all disciplines, and to prepare... students for lifelong learning, leadership, and careers in a changing, multicultural world.
The College: The College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences fosters intellectual and ethical development and helps students become individuals who value and apply critical thinking in our complex, diverse and technological world. The College offers introductory and advanced course work in numerous degree and certificate programs across the humanities, social sciences, and performing arts. The General Education program offered to all students enrolled in the University is also central to the mission of the College. The College embraces its role in providing courses and curricula in support of multiple and single-subject teaching credential students. The University’s mission to “cultivate success through a diverse culture of experiential learning, discovery, and innovation” lies at the heart of the College’s commitment to offer programs that educate the whole person. Additional information is available at: http://www.cpp.edu/~class/ .
The Department: The English and Modern Languages Department serves more than 400 undergraduate majors with specialized options in Literary Studies, English Education, Applied Language Studies, Spanish, and over 80 graduate students with options in Literature, Rhetoric/Composition, and TESOL. For more information on our inter-disciplinary structure, please visit http://www.cpp.edu/~class/english-modern-languages/index.shtml
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning. Cal Poly Pomona subscribes to all state and federal regulations and prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity/gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, genetic information, medical condition, and covered veteran status. The University hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. As required by the Clery Disclosure Act, the university’s annual security report is available at http://www.cpp.edu/annual-security-report.shtml The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.