The Department of Second Language Studies at Indiana University invites applications for a Lecturer (non-tenure track) position to coordinate its English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program for matriculated students. This is a 10-month appointment with an initial three-year contract at the rank of Lecturer. Lecturers apply for promotion to senior lecturer (via portfolio assessment) after 5 years. Position begins August 1, 2019.
The position has a 3/3 base teaching load with a release of 2 courses per year for coordination duties. These include the administration of the Indiana Academic English Test (IAET) placement exam and coordinating with the Office of the Vice-Provost for Undergraduate Education (OVPUE), the Registrar, the Office of International Admissions, the First Year Experience Office, the Department of English, and other relevant campus units. It also involves leading and fostering curricular development in the program, tracking the progress of students in the program, co-organizing the beginning-of-year training workshops for new graduate student instructors, actively assisting the mentoring and professional development of lecturers and graduate student instructors in the program, and assisting the departmental office in scheduling. Teaching duties may include EAP undergraduate and graduate courses and the TESOL Practicum.
Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. in Second Language Studies, TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or a closely related field. They will have a strong command of the linguistic structure of English. Five years’ experience teaching in a university setting, experience teaching ESL oracy skills, and overseas experience are strongly desirable. Applications should include a cover letter and official graduate transcripts, and a teaching portfolio that includes a CV, statement of teaching philosophy, record of teaching, samples of original instructional materials, and three letters of recommendation. Send all inquiries to Michelle Fleener Director, Budget and Administration (email@example.com). Apply online at https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/ uploading all required materials. Deadline for submission is May 1st, 2019.
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.
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