25.4114, Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Asst/Assoc Professor, University of Memphis

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Subject: 25.4114, Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Asst/Assoc Professor, University of Memphis

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Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:44:27
From: Laura Wright [llwrigh at memphis.edu]
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Asst/Assoc Professor, University of Memphis, Tennessee, USA

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University or Organization: University of Memphis 
Department: Department of English
Job Location: Tennessee, USA 
Web Address: www.memphis.edu/english
Job Title: Assistant or Associate Tenure-track Position in Applied Linguistics (ESL)
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics 

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Minimum Qualifications:
- Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics or related area.
- Background in the theory and teaching of ESL, including K-12 environments
and adult education.
- Ability to teach a range of courses in second language acquisition, ESL/EFL
teaching methodology, and general linguistics courses.
- Evidence of initial scholarly achievement and a clearly articulated research
agenda pertinent to TESOL/Applied Linguistics.
Desirable Qualifications:
- Experience teaching ESL and/or EFL at various levels. 
- Willingness and ability to teach online courses.
- Interest in writing grants, developing international programs, and
conducting classroom-based research.
- Experience teaching at the university level.
- Interest and experience in working within international contexts.
- Knowledge of or background in foreign languages.
- Experience related to computers and language learning and/or
technology-enhanced research.
- Willingness to perform some administrative duties, such as advising, serving
on committees, and developing curricula.
Applications for the position must be submitted online.  To apply, visit the
application URL below.

Through the online application process, candidates will be required to submit
a letter of interest, a current CV, e-mail addresses for three references, and
a copy of college/university transcripts (unofficial copies will be acceptable
during the application process).  Finalists for the position will be asked to
submit a writing sample. 

Screening will begin November 1 and may continue until the position is filled.
We urge all qualified applicants to apply for this position.  Minorities and
women are encouraged to apply.  Appointment will be based on qualifications as
they relate to position requirements without regard to race, color, national
origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or veteran status.  The University of
Memphis, a Tennessee Board of Regents Institution, is an EO / AA Immigration
Reform Act Employer.

Application Deadline: 01-Nov-2014 (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications: https://workforum.memphis.edu/ 
Contact Information:
	Assistant to Chair Laura Wright 
	Email: llwrigh at memphis.edu 
	Phone: 901.678.4385 

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