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Adjunct Instructor ESL

Canisius College Published: June 12, 2015
   Americas
   Buffalo, NY, United States
   Part-time

Description

Adjunct Instructor
ESL

Canisius College seeks a part time adjunct instructor for fall 2015 to teach a cross cultural version of the College's First Year Seminar (FYS101) designed to meet the needs of international students as well as native speakers of English.

The position requires availability to teach weekday afternoons as well as availability to attend three faculty meetings per semester and to assist with one full day of testing and placement at the start of the semester. For more information on the ESL Program and the cross cultural version of FYS101 please see:

http://www.canisius.edu/english-as-second-language/courses/

Qualifications

Masters or Ph.D. in TESOL or related field or in Rhetoric and Composition or English. Experience teaching English language learners and/or freshman writing courses at a college level. Expertise in teaching writing as a process, research, reading and critical thinking.

The candidate must be able to address the needs of a classroom audience including both International and American students new to college and to the experience of reading, writing and critical thinking at the college level. Experience with online student discussions and social media highly desirable as the course includes an online community. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills are essential as is the ability to collaborate with administrators and faculty in other departments.

Materials needed to Apply

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Application materials should include a brief letter outlining your qualifications; resume or curriculum vitae; the names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references and a sample writing assignment which might be used in a freshman writing class.

Application materials may be sent via "Apply Now" or mailed to:

Barbara J. Porter, Ph. D.
Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences
Director, ESL Program
Canisius College
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14208

Application Due: 07/31/2015

 

Canisius College, a Catholic and Jesuit University, has as its foundation the fundamental values of academic excellence, leadership, faith and social justice. Canisius is committed to educating and preparing men and women to become leaders in their professions and their communities, and in service to humanity. The college is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting, supporting, and fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students.

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