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Lecturer-ESL position – UW-Milwaukee

UW-Milwaukee’s School of Education is seeking a lecturer (ESL position). The Second Language Acquisition Program in the Department of Teaching and Learning is seeking a Lecturer to help prepare future teachers (K-12) in English as a Second Language (ESL). The individual will serve as a bridge between programs as the Lecturer will teach second language acquisition (specifically ESL) content from an early childhood lens in the Early Childhood program and teach second language acquisition content from a K-12 lens to students who major and minor in ESL education. Some supervision of students in schools may also be required. The position is for spring 2022 with the possibility of renewal for the 2022-23 school year. The deadline to apply is December 6, 2021. Learn more or apply online here

Instructors for Intensive English Program – UW-Eau Claire

The Department of Languages, at UW-Eau Claire, is seeking to hire instructors with an emphasis in the Intensive English Program (English as a Second Language) beginning in the Spring 2022 semester. The positions may be full- or part-time appointments. The positions are initially for a one semester appointment but in anticipation of continuing through 2022-23, contingent on program need and satisfactory performance review. Applications must be submitted electronically. Please follow instructions found on the UW-Eau Claire website to apply for Job ID #17712 or to learn more about the position.

Assistant Professor – Bilingual/Bicultural and ESL Education – Curriculum & Instruction – UW-Whitewater

The University of Wisconsin – Whitewater’s Department of Curriculum & Instruction invites qualified teacher educators with expertise in Bilingual/Bicultural and Sustainable Multilingual ESL to apply for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank, to begin Fall 2022. Deadline to apply: Nov 21, 2021.  Learn more or apply here

Assistant Professor – UW-La Crosse

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Department of Educational Studies invites qualified teacher educators with expertise in Elementary/Middle Literacy to apply for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank, to begin Fall 2022. The successful candidate will be a member of a diverse department that serves early childhood education, elementary/middle education, special education (K-12) and teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL, K-12) programs.  They seek an educator and scholar who actively connects theory and practice in the classroom, and advances the field of teacher education through a focus on literacy and teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) education. The ideal candidate is an exemplary educator who has experience with English Learners and/or (TESOL), and brings a demonstrated passion for pursuing educational equity and social justice to their work as a teacher educator. Candidates should present evidence of a research agenda related to Literacy, TESOL education, and/or related fields. Candidates who possess substantial experience with culturally, linguistically, and economically diverse students are strongly encouraged to apply. The School of Education is committed to preparing globally responsive teachers who are grounded in a strong academic curriculum that is linked to world events, geography, world cultures, and diverse perspectives. Teaching responsibilities include Elementary/Middle level literacy methods, field experience coursesand TESOL courses, as well as field and student teaching supervision. The successful candidate will serve as the liaison for one of our partner Professional Development Schools as part of their regular teaching assignment.  To learn more or apply, click here


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