LINGUIST List 29.2293

Tue May 29 2018

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics; TESOL: Rank Open, Western University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 23-May-2018
From: Vangie Castillo <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics; TESOL: Rank Open, Western University, Ontario, Canada
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University or Organization: Western University
Department: Faculty of Education
Job Location: London, Ontario, Canada
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant, Associate, or Professor in TESOL and Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Teaching Speaking/Pronunciation, Second Language Writing, or Assessmen

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The Faculty of Education at Western University invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor (probationary), Associate Professor (probationary or tenured) or Professor (tenured) in the area of TESOL and Applied Linguistics. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The preferred starting date for this position is January 1, 2019, but is negotiable.
Applicants must have:
- A PhD in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or a related field
- A record of excellence in research in TESOL and Applied Linguistics
- Track record of frequent publications in Tier 1 international journals
- A record of excellence in teaching TESOL and Applied Linguistics
- Have held grants and/or a history of funding
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching students from diverse cultural backgrounds in Applied Linguistics and TESOL programs
- Demonstrated leadership in academic positions and service organizations
In addition, preference will be given to applicants who:
- Complement the strengths of the current MPED TESOL program of our faculty, such as applicants with expertise in teaching speaking/pronunciation, second language writing, or assessment
- Have had invited presentations at international conferences
- Have a record of excellence in graduate supervision
- Have expertise in TESOL and Applied Linguistics research methodologies
The applicant should submit the following:
- A letter of interest;
- a curriculum vitae;
- a 1000 word outline of the candidate’s research program,
- including past accomplishments and future plans;
- a 500 word statement about their approach to graduate supervision;
- a description of their potential contributions to the Faculty;
- a teaching portfolio which includes a teaching philosophy, a statement of teaching interests and evidence of successful teaching experiences such as course evaluations;
- a Google scholar profile;
- the names and contact information of three referees;
- 2-3 sample publications;
- and a completed application form (please see application link below). Please send the completed application in PDF format to the contact information provided below.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin after July 31, 2018.
Western University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Vangie Castillo at

The full job description and other information can be found at

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Vicki Schwean
Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 88653
Fax: 519-850-2377

Page Updated: 29-May-2018