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Assistant Professor of Literacy Education with Expertise in Bilingual/ESL Education - See more at: http://careers.tesol.org/jobs/5670246/assistant-professor-of-literacy-education-with-expertise-in-bil


Date 2013-09-10 11:09:51 Location : North America


Bilingual/ESL Education- Assistant Professor with expertise in Bilingual and ESL PK-12 education. Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in bilingual education and ESL education leading to bilingual/ESL teaching credentials, maintain a record of scholarly presentations and writings,; direct theses and doctoral dissertations; develop and teach academic programs in both campus and off-campus environments, serve as needed on program, departmental, college or university committees; assist in report writing and accreditation reporting.

MATERIALS

Send a letter of interest, vita, copies of graduate transcripts, and names of three professional references to Dr. Jennifer Berne, Chair, Department of Literacy Education, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115; FAX (815) 753-8563. The desired contract starting date is August 18, 2014. Deadline: Review of complete applications will begin November 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.

In compliance with the Illinois Campus Security Act, before an offer of employment is made, the university will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check.

In accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, NIU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, political affiliation, or any other factor unrelated to professional qualifications, and will comply with all applicable federal and state statutes, regulations and orders pertaining to nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action. NIU recognizes Dual Career issues.



REQUIRED SKILLS

An earned doctorate (by time of appointment) in bilingual and/or ESL education or a related field, with background in methods, materials, assessment, and technology for English Language Learners. Teaching experience in PK-12 ESL or bilingual education is required.

PREFERRED SKILLS

Preferred qualifications include competency in a language of a population served by bilingual programs in Illinois, scholarly record and research agenda, consulting/staff development experience, ability to teach a variety of courses leading to approval as an ESL or bilingual education teacher, knowledge of new developments and technologies used in ELL teacher education, and experience in administering grant funded programs. This is a permanent, tenure-track position, with salary based on experience.
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