LINGUIST List 29.4483
Tue Nov 13 2018
English; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, University
of Northern Iowa
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Tresa Habinck <Tresa.Habinck
English; Applied Linguistics;
General Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, University of Northern Iowa, USA E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization:
University of Northern Iowa
Department: Languages & Literatures
Job Location: Iowa, USA
Web Address: https://langlit.uni.edu/
Job Title: Assistant
Professor, TESOL/Applied Linguistics
Job Rank: Assistant Professor; Tenure-Track
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; TESOL
Language(s): English (eng)
The University of Northern Iowa's College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences-
Department of Language and Literature seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of
TESOL/Applied Linguistics. This position will be responsible for teaching courses in TESOL Practicum for
students seeking K-12 licensure, language teaching methodology, technology in language education, and
core linguistics classes. Duties also include evaluating instructional materials and observing
pre-service teaching in the K-12 classroom setting.
UNI has a bold vision that we will be a
diverse and inclusive campus community that provides an engaged education empowering students to lead
locally and globally. We seek faculty across disciplines, departments, and colleges to work together to
build our national prominence in any of four distinct but interrelated areas of our vision and strategic
plan: engaged learning, diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community engagement. Successful
candidates with background and interest in these areas will collaborate to advance our work, joining
current faculty conducting teaching, scholarship, and service in these areas.
(Ph.D. or Ed.D.) in TESOL, Second Language Education, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics or related field
required by time of appointment.
The required qualifications include experience teaching
ESL/SFL in a K-12 setting; knowledge of current TESOL/Foreign Language Pedagogies; use of
technology-enhanced learning tools; and active research agenda in TESOL or Applied Linguistics.
Preference will be given to candidates demonstrating commitment to school/department service and
community engagement; previous university-level teaching experience in education-related courses related
to TESOL or applied linguistics; specialization in one or more of the following areas:
sociolinguistics/pragmatics, language assessment, technology-integrated teaching and learning; knowledge
of assessment practices; experience working with diverse populations; and advanced speaking and writing
proficiency in a second language.
Applications received by November 26, 2018, will receive full
consideration. To apply, visit the application link provided below. Inquiries may be sent to Elizabeth
Zwanziger, search chair, at Elizabeth.Zwanziger
uni.edu or 319-273-2858.
Pre-employment background checks required.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of
color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender
identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any
other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University is a tobacco-free campus.
Application Deadline: 26-Nov-2018
Web Address for Applications: https://jobs.uni.edu/faculty/view/51751
Page Updated: 13-Nov-2018