LINGUIST List 21.4309

Thu Oct 28 2010

Jobs: Second/Foreign/Heritage Lang Education: Lecturer, U of Georgia

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        1.     Linda Harklau , Second/Foreign/Heritage Language Education: Lecturer, University of Georgia, GA, USA

Message 1: Second/Foreign/Heritage Language Education: Lecturer, University of Georgia, GA, USA
Date: 27-Oct-2010
From: Linda Harklau <lharklauuga.edu>
Subject: Second/Foreign/Heritage Language Education: Lecturer, University of Georgia, GA, USA
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University or Organization: University of Georgia Department: Language and Literacy Education Job Location: Georgia, USA Web Address: http://www.coe.uga.edu/lle/
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Second/Foreign/Heritage Language Education


Description:

The Department of Language and Literacy Education at the University ofGeorgia seeks a Lecturer specializing in second/foreign/heritage languageeducation in K-12 school settings. The position begins in August 2011.

Qualifications:A doctorate in foreign language education, TESOL, bilingual education,applied linguistics, or related field by July 2011 is required. Potentialfor obtaining external funding is desirable. Candidates must have K-12experience, interest in school-community partnerships, and demonstratedproficiency in a language other than English. Strong candidates will haveexpertise in one or more of the following areas: assessment; teachingmethods in early second/foreign/heritage language education; instructinglinguistically and culturally diverse learners; curriculum development.

Responsibilities:Duties include coordinating a certification program, teaching undergraduateand graduate courses, advising graduate students, collaborating in thedevelopment of innovative coordinated ESL/FL certification program.Information about the department is available at the URL above. Salary iscompetitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Procedure:Applicants should submit a letter of application including a statement ofprofessional goals, a curriculum vitae, transcripts, teaching evaluations,a sample of scholarly writing, and at least three letters of references tothe address below. Applications for this position, which is contingent onfunding, received by November 8, 2010 are assured of full consideration.Review of applications will begin November 8, 2010 and will continue
until the position is filled.

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative ActionInstitution

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr Linda Harklau 125 Aderhold Hall College of Education University of Georgia Athens, GA 30602 USA Contact Information:
Dr Linda Harklau Email: lharklauuga.edu Phone: 706-542-4526 Fax: 706-542-4509

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