LINGUIST List 29.4045

Thu Oct 18 2018

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, Eastern Michigan University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 16-Oct-2018
From: Alexander Popko <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, Eastern Michigan University, USA
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University or Organization: Eastern Michigan University
Department: World Languages
Job Location: Michigan, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Bilingual teaching methodology

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Bilingual Education Methodology


The Department of World Languages invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Foreign Language Methods / Bilingual Education starting Fall 2019. ABD welcome to apply but PhD in hand by August 28, 2019. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of foreign language and bi-lingual pedagogy and be versed in ACTFL and TESOL standards and practices. Teaching responsibilities include: foreign language and bi-lingual education methodology courses, and courses in at least one commonly taught language (French preferred). K-12 certification and K-12 teaching experience desirable.

The successful candidate will demonstrate promise for research in the areas of foreign language pedagogy and bilingual education. Foreign nationals must obtain US work authorization prior to first day of employment, but EMU will sponsor the H1B-Visa.

Applicants should apply online at the application link provided below with:
- A letter of application,
- Curriculum vitae, and
- Transcripts of all university degrees.
- Have three letters of reference sent to the search committee at

Application review will begin on Oct. 30.

Founded in 1849, Eastern Michigan University enrolls nearly 23,000 students who are served by over 2,000 faculty and staff, both on-campus, and off-campus and online. Located in culturally and environmentally diverse southeastern Michigan, characterized by metropolitan growth and economic transformation, Eastern Michigan University is an environment rich in academic, research, technology, and recreational resources.

Application Deadline: 30-Oct-2018 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Interim Head, Dept. of World Languages Alexander Jeff Popko
Phone: 734-487-0130

Page Updated: 18-Oct-2018