Professors in Education for Bilingual Education and ELLs, Researchers in Education for Bilingual Education and ELLs
The University of Texas at Arlington
Assistant/Associate Professor in Bilingual Education
Department of Curriculum & Instruction
Posting Number: F00169P
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Texas at Arlington invites applications for appointment to a 9-month tenure track position at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor in Bilingual Education beginning Fall 2020. Successful candidates will 1) maintain a successful program of research and publication, 2) teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses in both traditional and online formats, and 3) actively seek external funding opportunities.
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction offers undergraduate teacher certification programs in elementary education, elementary bilingual and ESL education, secondary education, and special education. An expanding offering of on-campus and online certification, endorsements, and master’s degree programs in areas such as literacy education; mind, brain and education; mathematics education; and science education are also offered.
Home to 2,600 students, 38 faculty members, and 26 staff members, the College of Education not only prepares education professionals to lead North Texas in a dynamic and changing environment, but also contributes to the national dialogue surrounding education in the 21st Century. The College has two departments: Curriculum and Instruction, and Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with more than 800 graduates in 2018-19. The College is currently one of the state’s top producers of outstanding education professionals and is committed to meeting the goals of the UTA Strategic Plan/2020 (https://www.uta.edu/strategicplan/).
The University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution. With a projected global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is rapidly becoming largest institution in The University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fifth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.
names and contact information of three professional references.
Review of applications will start November 15th and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be addressed to: Dr. Daniel Robinson, C&I Department Chair (email@example.com).
As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, it is the policy of The University of Texas at Arlington to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists.
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Required qualifications for this position include an earned doctorate in bilingual education by August 2020, a defined research agenda, evidence of strong teaching at the higher education level, a minimum of 3 years of PK-12 classroom teaching experience in bilingual education, and an ability to work collaboratively with a diverse group of faculty, students, and school personnel.
Preference will be given to candidates who have experience related to PK-12 teacher education in content areas such as special education, literacy, and/or or technology. Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.
Internal Number: F00169P
About The University of Texas at Arlington
Founded in 1895, The University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research 1 institution with more than 100 years of academic excellence and tradition. As the largest university in North Texas and second largest in The University of Texas System, UTA is located in the heart of Dallas-Fort Worth, challenging our students to engage with the world around them in ways that make a measurable impact.
UTA offers state-of-the-art facilities that encourage students to be critical thinkers. Through academic, internship, and research programs, our students receive real-world experiences that help them contribute to their community and, ultimately, the world.
We have more than 180 baccalaureate, masters', and doctoral degree programs, and nearly 60,000 students walking our campus or engaging in online coursework each year.