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LINGUIST List 22.1815

Fri Apr 22 2011

Jobs: Spanish & Applied Ling & L2 Lang Acq: Coordinator, U of Illinois

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        1.     Marita Romine , Spanish & Applied Linguistics & Second Language Acquisition: Coordinator of Technology Enhanced Basic Spanish, University of Illinois, Illinois, USA

Message 1: Spanish & Applied Linguistics & Second Language Acquisition: Coordinator of Technology Enhanced Basic Spanish, University of Illinois, Illinois, USA
Date: 21-Apr-2011
From: Marita Romine <slcl-hrillinois.edu>
Subject: Spanish & Applied Linguistics & Second Language Acquisition: Coordinator of Technology Enhanced Basic Spanish, University of Illinois, Illinois, USA
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University or Organization: University of Illinois
Department: Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Web Address: http://illinois.edu/
Job Rank: Coordinator of Technology Enhanced Basic Spanish

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Second Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)

Description:

The Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese at the University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is seeking qualified applicants to coordinate
and teach in the Spanish language program and supervise teaching
assistants in its large and well-established technologically enhanced
Spanish Basic Language Program.

Minimum qualifications include an M.A. in Spanish with a background in
second language acquisition. Near native or native ability in Spanish along
with experience in technology based language instruction. At least one
year of supervisory experience and 3 years of teaching in a university
setting preferred.

Duties include the following: (1) teach the equivalent of five undergraduate
courses per year in the basic language program depending on program
needs, (2) coordinate one of the basic language courses: Create syllabi,
choose textbooks, make exams, maintain on-line component of the
course, (3) Organize and maintain material on online Course Management
System for the Spanish basic language program. Create discussion boards,
select e-book activities and establish deadlines, monitor student progress,
and maintain online grade book, (4) supervise the group of Graduate
Teaching Assistants assigned to that course.

The Coordinator will report to and work with Director of Introductory
Spanish. Responsibilities include writing and administering exams,
developing course curriculum/syllabus, maintaining on-line course
management system, participate in orientation and ongoing training of
teaching assistants, contributing to any course/program innovation and
other departmental duties as assigned.

This is a full-time, 9-month appointment with additional summer service
possible. Salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience. Target
starting date is August 16, 2011.

To apply, create your candidate profile through the University of Illinois
application login page at the application URL and upload your application
materials: CV, evidence of excellence in teaching (statistical summaries for
at least three courses preferred), and contact information for 3 references.
Referees will be contacted electronically upon the submission and
completion of the application.

To ensure full consideration, all application materials, including letters of
recommendation, must be received by May 13, 2011. For further
information please contact slcl-hrillinois.edu.

The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences
and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity
(www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu).

Application Deadline: 13-May-2011

Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.illinois.edu
Contact Information:
Marita Romine
Email: slcl-hrillinois.edu

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