[lg policy] [BILING] FINAL REMINDER: Language Learning Center Director position, University of Hawaii at Manoa (application deadline January 31, 2012)

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Thu Jan 12 16:42:30 UTC 2012

Forwarded  From: National Foreign Language Resource Center <nflrc at hawaii.edu>
Date: Wed, Jan 11, 2012 at 11:32 PM

Aloha!  Just a reminder - the application deadline for the LLC
Director position at the University of Hawaii at Manoa is JANUARY 31,
2012.  See below for details.  (You may also do a search for Position
#82463 at the "Work at UH" website -

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DIRECTOR, Language Learning Center (LLC), College of Languages,
Linguistics, and Literature (LLL), University of Hawai'i at Manoa
(position #82463), full-time, 11-month tenure-track faculty position,
rank S3, pending position clearance and availability of funds, to
begin August 1, 2012, or as soon as possible thereafter. Rank S3
corresponds to assistant professor. The LLC advances the use of
technology in language teaching and learning. The LLC's facilties
include open computer labs, technology-equipped classrooms, audio and
video production and teleconferencing facilities, and file and web
servers. The staff includes information technology personnel, video
and educational specialists, and graduate and undergraduate student
assistants. The Director reports to the Dean of the College and is
responsible for overall direction of the LLC. The faculty position is
tenure-track; the position of Director is for a three-year renewable


-As assigned, serve as Director of the Language Learning Center (LLC):
 *  Oversee the operations of the LLC, including budget, facilities, and
 *  Secure, allocate and manage fiscal and human resources to fulfill
   LLC's mission.
 *  Pursue grant writing and fundraising initiatives.
 *  Lead the college in setting policy for the integration of technology in
   language teaching and learning, taking into account new developments
   and pedagogical best practices in online learning, mobile
   technologies, cloud computing, server technologies, social media, etc.
 *  Promote cooperative efforts across departments in the College that
   advance the mission of the LLC, including teacher training and
   materials development.
 *  Facilitate multimedia-based materials development projects.
 *  Collaborate with the National Foreign Language Resource Center.

-As a faculty member:
 *  Teach graduate and undergraduate courses as assigned, in area of
 *  Supervise graduate and undergraduate students.
 *  Pursue a program of scholarship and service to the University and the


Doctoral degree in relevant field; record of experience in relevant
positions including teaching/training, scholarship, and
administration. Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff,
administrators and students in a large and diverse college; successful
record in obtaining external grants. Expertise in language
teaching-related IT applications.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Submit a hard copy of CV, a cover letter, and names and contact
information of three references to:

Language Learning Center
Attn: Daniel Tom
1890 East-West Rd, Moore Hall 256
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI 96822

CLOSING DATE: January 31, 2012

The University of Hawai'i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
institution. UH does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion,
sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or veteran

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