LINGUIST List 26.1096

Wed Feb 25 2015

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, University of Birmingham

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <alamontlinguistlist.org>


Date: 23-Feb-2015
From: Jeannette Littlemore <j.m.littlemorebham.ac.uk>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Lecturer, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of Birmingham
Department: Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics
Job Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Web Address: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/schools/edacs/departments/englishlanguage/index.aspx
Job Title: Lecturer in English Language Teaching

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics


Description:

As part of an exciting growth plan, we wish to appoint a sector-leading Lecturer in English Language Teaching. We seek candidates who will make an outstanding contribution to the research profile of the Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics, and who have a strong track record in the teaching and research of TESOL.

The post will commence on 1st September 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will be appointed to a permanent post.

To apply, visit the application website below. Post reference: 14050

Essential:

1. A PhD in a related field
2. Excellent publications record demonstrated by existing and forthcoming publications
3. A growing reputation for research in the field of TESOL
4. Experience of lecturing in TESOL
5. Experience of teaching English as a Foreign Language and of contributing to teacher development programmes in this area
6. Excellent written and oral communication skills.
7. Excellent IT skills in Microsoft Office
8. Skills in managing, motivating and counselling colleagues and students
9. Ability to design, deliver, assess and revise teaching programmes

Desirable:

10. Ability to attract research funding
11. Experience of postgraduate supervision
12. Teaching or research-related administrative experience in a university context

Application Deadline: 20-Mar-2015 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/jobs/index.aspx
Contact Information:
Dr Jeannette Littlemore
Email: j.m.littlemorebham.ac.uk
Phone: 00 44 121 414 6208

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