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Assistant Professor, English - Linguistics

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Work type: Faculty 9-month
Location: Jacksonville (Main Campus)
Categories: Faculty



Requested Start Date:

Fall 2020

Pay Range:

Commensurate with Experience

Normal Work Schedule:

Varies depending on department need and class schedule

Job Summary:

The Department of English at Jacksonville State University invites applications for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, or related field, to begin Fall 2020.  The successful candidate will participate in and help shape an undergraduate curriculum, including development of linguistics and TESOL courses.

Job Responsibilities:

Teach four courses per semester in composition and areas of expertise; conduct scholarly research sufficient for tenure and advancement; engage in appropriate department, school, and university service.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, or related field required by August 2020
  • Ability to teach composition
  • Evidence of good teaching and scholarly potential 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expertise in TESOL and ESL/EFL teacher training.
  • Interest in/experience with teaching online courses.

Required Documents:

  1. CV
  2. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  3. Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
  4. Transcript

Application Deadline: 

November 15, 2019

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