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Tue Sep 08 2009

Jobs: English & Applied Ling: Lecturer, Griffith University, Australia

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        1.    Danika Ryan, English & Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Griffith University, Australia, Nathan or Gold Coast Campus

Message 1: English & Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Griffith University, Australia, Nathan or Gold Coast Campus
Date: 07-Sep-2009
From: Danika Ryan <danika.ryantmpworldwide.com.au>
Subject: English & Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, Griffith University, Australia, Nathan or Gold Coast Campus
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University or Organization: Griffith University
Department: School of Languages and Linguistics
Job Location: Nathan or Gold Coast Campus, Australia
Web Address: http://www.griffith.edu.au/griffith-jobs
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Salary range:
A$70,566 - A$83,799 per annum. Salary package including 17%
employer superannuation contribution: A$82,563 - A$98,046 per annum.

The School of Languages and Linguistics (LAL) seeks to appoint a Lecturer
in English (ESL/EFL) as part of the broader English Language Enhancement
Strategy for international students at Griffith University. The successful
applicant will be able to respond to Griffith University's current
strengths in linguistic research on culture and communication in
undertaking the teaching of English to students from culturally and
linguistically diverse backgrounds. The appointee will convene and teach
English language enhancement courses in cooperation with staff from the
Griffith English Language Institute (GELI), as well as undertake research
in areas related to the teaching and learning of English.

The role:
Your primary teaching role will be to convene undergraduate English
language enhancement courses across multiple campuses, continue developing
the curriculum and materials for these courses, as well teach into those
undergraduate English language enhancement courses in cooperation with
other staff. You will also conduct research leading to publications and
research grants in the area of English language learning and teaching, as
well as supervising Honours and Postgraduate students in appropriate areas.
You will undertake administrative responsibilities for the program, School
and Faculty, participate actively in school, faculty and university
meetings and forum, and contribute to the profession of ESL/EFL and Applied
Linguistics both within the University and in the broader (academic) community.

The person:
The successful applicant will hold a PhD in English as a Second Language or
related area and recent experience teaching ESL at tertiary level,
including the ability to apply creative approaches to teaching and learning
and develop innovative course materials. You will also need to provide
leadership in delivering courses in collaboration with a support teaching
team. You will have demonstrated the capacity to publish high quality
research and supervise Honours, Masters, and PhD theses in appropriate
areas. The capacity to attract research funds and expertise in CALL will
also be looked upon favourably.

This position is offered as a continuing full time appointment.

Reference: LAL0356/09

Enquiries: Professor Mike Levy, Head of School, School of Languages and
Linguistics; contact information below.

Further information: Position description and application information can
be found at our website, listed below.

Application Deadline: 23-Sep-2009

Web Address for Applications: http://www.griffith.edu.au/griffith-jobs
Contact Information:
Professor Michael Levy
Email: Michael.levygriffith.edu.au
Phone: +617 373 57525

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