[lg policy] Fwd: [Edling] Academic Teaching Positions Available at Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education (NUGSE)

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Sun Mar 16 16:40:42 UTC 2014

 Academic Teaching Positions Available at Nazarbayev University Graduate
School of Education (NUGSE):  Master's in Multilingual Education

---------- Forwarded From: Bridget Goodman <reisefrau at yahoo.com>
Date: Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 12:35 PM

NUGSE, located in Astana, Kazakhstan, receives technical support from
Cambridge and the University of Pennsylvania.  It is starting a new
Master's in Multilingual Education in Fall 2014. The government is rolling
out a new trilingual language policy as well, which means ample
opportunities for educational linguistics and language policy research. It
offers a competitive salary, a 2-2 teaching load, and research support.
 For more information, see the following links below.

Bridget Goodman, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Educational Linguistics Division
University of Pennsylvania

Vacancies <http://gse.nu.edu.kz/gse/MAIN/Vacancies>
Vacancies <http://gse.nu.edu.kz/gse/MAIN/Vacancies>
Nazarbayev University is seeking highly-qualified international faculty to
join its newly established Graduate School of Education.
View on gse.nu.edu.kz <http://gse.nu.edu.kz/gse/MAIN/Vacancies>
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Nazarbayev University is seeking highly-qualified international faculty to
join its newly established Graduate School of Education. Launched in Fall
2012, with its first intake of students in August 2013, the Graduate School
of Education offers graduate programmes at both the M.Sc. and Ph.D. levels.
 Due to expansion, the Graduate School of Education will be hiring a number
of faculty members between now and June 2014. Advertisements for specific
posts can be seen at the bottom of this page. Newly hired faculty will have
the opportunity to play key roles in the development of programmes
dedicated to providing outstanding educational and professional
opportunities to education leaders in Kazakhstan and throughout Central

Nazarbayev University has partnered with some of the most recognised names
in international higher education, working together to establish a unique
English-language western-style educational experience. The Graduate School
of Education's international partners are Cambridge University and the
University of Pennsylvania. The partners work with the faculty to ensure
there are high academic standards and rigorous admissions and graduation

The Nazarbayev University campus is located in Astana, the capital of
Kazakhstan, in the heart of the new and ultra-modern Left-Bank region of
the city. Incoming faculty can expect western style and traditional
cultural living experience similar to any midsize North American or
European cosmopolitan city, including a rich and vibrant atmosphere which
includes excellent clubs and restaurants, theater, music, opera, dancing,
art museums, modern and traditional bazaar shopping, professional and
amateur sports, recreation, and much more.

All applicants for faculty positions at Assistant, Associate and Full
Professor ranks in the Graduate School of Education must have a doctoral
degree in an education-related field. Excellence in both research and
teaching are essential. International publications are required. Nazarbayev
University Graduate School of Education seeks strong candidates to
complement our current and future research efforts who can work well in a
team environment.

Position responsibilities for faculty members include: a teaching load of
two courses (on average) per term, supervising students, developing
curricula and programmes, serving on committees, conducting relevant
research, contributing to leadership and capacity-building at national
level, and other activities related to the intellectual and social
environment of the university.

Nazarbayev University offers an attractive benefits package, including:

* competitive compensation;
* housing provided (based on family size); rank and availability
* personal shipment allowance;
* vacation allowance;
* no-cost medical insurance;

* child educational allowance;
*Application Information: *Please forward a letter of interest and your
curriculum vitae to gse at nu.edu.kz.
Additional information can be found on our website (
*Contact* - Lynne Parmenter, Associate Dean, Graduate School of Education (
lynne.parmenter at nu.edu.kz).

Professor in Higher

Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Inclusive
Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Preschool
Associate Professor in Multilingual
Professor in School

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