LINGUIST List 10.138

Fri Jan 29 1999

Jobs: Visiting Professor in TESOL

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  1. Jean Dolbec, Visiting Professor in TESOL

Message 1: Visiting Professor in TESOL

Date: Wed, 27 Jan 1999 18:23:49 -0500
From: Jean Dolbec <>
Subject: Visiting Professor in TESOL


Offer of Employment (1)

DEPARTMENT: Arts and Letters

TITLE OF POSITION: Visiting Professor in TESL(2)

Within the language learning programs offered by the department, the
Successful candidate will:

- teach basic-level English courses;
- coordinate a team of teachers in basic-level English programs;
- create pedagogical materials;
- promote and act as a resource person for the use of multimedia
technologies in second language teaching;
- develop new TESL courses and/or programs.
- As needed, the successful candidate may also be called upon to give
writing and grammar courses to students enrolled in second-language
teaching programs.

- Ph.D. in TESL or related field. Masters degree candidates with
extensive experience in TESL and/or the use of new technologies in language
teaching will also be considered;
- significant, proven and successful experience in communicative-based TESL;
- proven experience in the use of language-teaching multimedia
technologies (The university is equipped with a 30-post Robotel multimedia
language laboratory.);
- native or near-native proficiency in English and functional working
knowledge of French; 
- strong sense of initiative and organization, as well as the ability to
work in a team;
- experience in coordinating a team of second language teachers would be an

Salary will be established in accordance with the successful candidate's
qualifications and experience.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Terms are governed by the current collective agreement.

PLACE OF WORK: Chicoutimi, Quebec; and occasionally at off-campus centers.

START DATE: To be determined.

In compliance with Canadian immigration requirements, this Position is
available to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

All applications will be considered in confidentiality. Candidates must
forward complete rsum, photocopies of transcripts and diplomas, as well
as three letters of recommendation indicating clearly the competition
number (DGA-262) to the following address before 5 PM, March 1, 1999:

 Bureau du doyen de la gestion acadmique
 Universit du Qubec Chicoutimi
 555, boul. de l'Universit
 Chicoutimi, Qubec
 G7H 2B1

(1) - The French version of this current offer of employment is the only
official version.
(2)- This opening is presently being considered by the Department as a
tenure-track position.
In accordance with the collective agreement, and under certain terms, the
visiting professor will be given a certain priority when the position
becomes tenure-track.

Jean Dolbec, dir.
Unit d'enseignement en linguistique et en langues modernes
Universit du Qubec Chicoutimi
555, boul. de l'Universit
Chicoutimi, Que
G7H 2B1
Tlphone:1-418-545-5011, poste 5334;
Tlcopieur (fax): 418-545-5012
Adresse lectronique:
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