Lecturer, General Faculty

Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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Posting Number: 0623568
Location: Charlottesville
Department: English as a Second Language Program

The Center for American English Language and Culture (CAELC) at the University of Virginia invites applications for a full-time Lecturer, Academic General Faculty (tenue-ineligible) position in English As A Second Language. This is initially a one-year appointment, and is renewable contingent upon satisfactory performance and teaching needs. Responsibilities during the academic year include teaching three English language support classes per semester; assisting with testing and placement at the beginning of each semester; and assisting with testing assessment and curriculum development. The position also includes teaching in the 4.5-week summer English for Academic Purposes program.

A Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics, TESOL, or closely related field is required. Candidates must also have at least 2 years teaching experience at the college/university level, proficiency in a second language, experience teaching college-level writing, demonstrate good interpersonal and organizational skills, and the ability to work well with colleagues and students. Preferred qualifications include experience living/working abroad and experience with language proficiency assessment testing.

How to apply

To apply, visit jobs@virginia.edu” TARGET=”_blank”>https://jobs@virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0623568. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Applications will be accepted for this position until July 24, 2018.

For further information about the position, please contact Dudley Doane at djd4j@virginia.edu

For information about the application process, please contact Rich Haverstrom at rkh6j@virginia.edu

The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

University of Virginia

Thomas Jefferson founded the University of Virginia in 1819. He wished the publicly-supported school to have a national character and stature. Jefferson envisioned a new kind of university, one dedicated to educating leaders in practical affairs and public service rather than for professions in the classroom and pulpit exclusively. It was the first nonsectarian university in the United States and the first to use the elective course system.