LINGUIST List 21.4114

Sat Oct 16 2010

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; TESOL: Assistant Professor, U of Kansas

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        1.     Paul Markham , Applied Linguistics; TESOL: Assistant Professor, University of Kansas, KS, USA

Message 1: Applied Linguistics; TESOL: Assistant Professor, University of Kansas, KS, USA
Date: 15-Oct-2010
From: Paul Markham <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; TESOL: Assistant Professor, University of Kansas, KS, USA
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University or Organization: University of Kansas Department: Curriculum and Teaching Job Location: Kansas, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; TESOL


The University of Kansas, School of Education has an opening for anassistant professor of TESOL.

Responsibilities include:- developing and maintaining an active research and publication profile inTeaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), English as aForeign Language (EFL), or related second/additional language acquisitionstudies;- creating and facilitating teacher preparation courses in PreK-12 TESOL,PreK-16 EFL, or related second/additional language acquisition studies;- seeking external funding for research/development initiatives in TESOLor related second/additional language acquisition studies;- actively participating in program administration, development, andassessment activities;- advising undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students in TESOL;- providing service to the university and the profession;- collaborating with appropriate departments and institutes within theUniversity, and PreK-12 schools, promoting the improvement of collaborationand education of TESOL learners.

Required:- doctorate with emphasis in TESOL, EFL, or related second/additionallanguage acquisition studies (earned by August 15, 2011);- evidence of active scholarship in TESOL, EFL, or relatedsecond/additional language acquisition studies;- and evidence of 2 years PreK-12 TESOL teaching experience in U.S.schools and/or PreK-12 EFL international teaching experience.

Preferred:- emerging profile of research and publications;- experience with grant writing and project management;- experience working with students and teachers in culturally andlinguistically diverse settings;- demonstrated success in college teaching;- experience with teacher development at the secondary level;- experience working with families within diverse communities.

Apply online at the URL below, search for position 00200614. Review ofapplications will begin November 15 and will continue until position isfilled. EO/AA employer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Paul Markham Email: Fax: 785-864-5207

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