LINGUIST List 14.3051

Sun Nov 9 2003

Jobs: TESOL: Asst/Assoc Prof, UT-San Antonio

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  1. jlangman, TESOL: Asst or Assoc Prof, The University of Texas at San Antonio

Message 1: TESOL: Asst or Assoc Prof, The University of Texas at San Antonio

Date: Fri, 07 Nov 2003 18:29:06 +0000
From: jlangman <>
Subject: TESOL: Asst or Assoc Prof, The University of Texas at San Antonio

University or Organization: The University of Texas at San Antonio
Department: Bicultural-Bilingual Studies
Rank of Job: Assistant or Associate Professor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics, TESOL


The Division of Bicultural-Bilingual Studies, at The University of
Texas at San Antonio, seeks a specialist in ESL secondary education
with broad knowledge of and record of research on secondary ESL
teacher preparation and methodology for a position as an Assistant
Professor without tenure or tenured Associate Professor to begin Fall
2004, pending budgetary approval. The Division offers a Bachelor of
Arts in Mexican American Studies, a Master of Arts with concentrations
in Bicultural Studies, Bicultural-Bilingual Education, and English as
a Second Language, and a Ph.D. program in Culture, Literacy, and
Language. It further supports undergraduate and graduate programs for
teacher certification, and administers an ESL Services Office, with
both workforce literacy and English for International Students

Responsibilities include: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses
including, but not limited to content-based instruction for non-ESL
preservice teachers at elementary and secondary level, and second
language theory, second language methods, program design and
assessment for ESL and bilingual specialists offered at the UTSA
downtown or Loop 1604 campus, day and/or evening; advise undergraduate
and graduate students; conduct an active research agenda; provide
leadership in the ESL teacher certification program; and provide
service to division, college, university and community constituencies.

Assistant Professor

Required Qualifications: Doctorate (required for Associate) or ABD
close to completion with specialization in ESL, applied linguistics,
second language education, second language acquisition, educational
linguistics or a closely related area. Record of research and/or
publication in one or more of the following areas: ESL methodology in
school-based settings, ESL program design and assessment, immigrant
education, second language acquisition. Grades 4-12 teaching

Preferred Qualifications: Experience conducting research in public
schools (4-12); multiple years teaching experience (4-12); experience
working with funded projects; experience in conducting research among
U.S. language minority populations; supervisory experience in ESL or
teacher training programs; and university teaching experience.

Associate Professor

Required Qualifications: In addition to the above must have a
nationally recognized record of research and publication and
university teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications: In addition to the above, experience in
securing external funding and thesis/dissertation supervision.

Appointment: For hire at the Assistant professor level ABD candidates
must have completed the doctorate by August 15, 2004. ABD applicants
close to completion will be considered at rank of Instructor. Salary
is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application: Applicants must submit a letter of application addressing
rank sought and qualifications, curriculum vitae, two publications or
samples of scholarly writing, and the names and contact information
(including email) of three references to: Dr. Juliet Langman, Search
Committee Chair, ESL Teacher Education, Division of
Bicultural-Bilingual Studies, College of Education and Human
Development, The University of Texas at San Antonio, 6900 North Loop
1604 West, San Antonio, Texas 78249-0653. Applications will be
accepted by mail or electronically at
 Subject: Faculty position in ESL Secondary Teacher Education

Applicants who are not U.S. citizens must state their current visa and
residency status. The review of applications will begin November 1,
2003, and will continue until the position is filled. The University
of Texas at San Antonio is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Dr. Juliet Langman
	Division of Bicultural-Bilingual Studies, UTSA
	6900 North Loop, 1604 West
	San Antonio, TX 78249
	United States of America 
	Position is open until filled

Contact Information:
	Dr. Juliet Langman
	Tel: (210)458-5963
	Fax: (210) 458-5962

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