LINGUIST List 23.3116

Thu Jul 19 2012

Jobs: Applied Ling: Director of English as a Second Language, Pace University

Editor for this issue: Svetlana Tchistiakova <>

Date: 18-Jul-2012
From: Ann Courtien <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics: Director of English as a Second Language, Pace University, New York, USA
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University or Organization: Pace University Department: English Job Location: New York, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Director of English as a Second Language

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics


For more than 100 years Pace University has been preparing students tobecome leaders in their fields by providing an education that combinesexceptional academics with professional experience and the New Yorkadvantage. Pace has campuses in New York City and Westchester County.A private metropolitan university, Pace enrolls nearly 13,000 students inbachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs in the College of HealthProfessions, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business,School of Education, School of Law, and Seidenberg School of ComputerScience and Information Systems.

The English as a Second Language (ESL) Program within the EnglishDepartment at Pace University's New York City campus offers credit-bearingwriting courses for approximately 300 matriculated second-languageundergraduate and graduate students per semester, university-wide. TheDirector of ESL position will manage the ESL program as well as overseewriting placement for approximately 1600 incoming undergraduate students(both ESL and non-ESL) per year. The position also involves serving asliaison to multiple university offices regarding ESL and writing placementissues.

Minimum Qualifications:- Master's Degree in Applied Linguistics, TESOL, or a closely related field- Experience teaching ESL/EFL writing to post-secondary students- Experience in test development and test administration- Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills- Experience with current classroom and placement-testing technologies

Pace University offers a competitive total rewards package including tuitionbenefits for employees & their family; flexible work-life options; and generoustime off.

Please visit and select Staff Positions to view thisopportunity by its job title or Posting Number 0601389.

Pace University is an Equal Employment and Affirmative Action Employer,committed to ensuring a diverse learning and working environment.

Application Deadline: 14-Sep-2012 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Ann Courtien Email:

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