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Part-Time Adjunct Faculty (Bilingual Education Program) (Pool)

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Pool Information for the Posting

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Pool Name Part-Time Adjunct Faculty (Bilingual Education Program)
Faculty Rank Lecturer
Class Code C6139
Is Tenured/ Tenure Track No
Full-time/ Part-time Part-time
Job Description Summary

All faculty positions are governed by the tenets of a collective bargaining agreement. Faculty are hired, evaluated, and retained on the basis of conditions covered in the union contract. Primary duties include teaching and related activities assigned during a term of 4.5 months. It is expected that each faculty member engages in teaching and teaching-related activities. Non-tenure track faculty report to a department chairperson or director.

Teaching: faculty members are expected to teach; develop syllabi and teaching materials (ability to organize, analyze, and present knowledge or materials) related to courses taught. Some disciplines require discipline specific certifications and/or licensure in the field for practice or functioning within the State of Illinois; degree specific course work and/or graduate degrees in the discipline.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses in the field of Bilingual Education and second language acquisition including foundations, assessment, methods, cross cultural, linguistics and best practices in both face to face and online formats, and collaborating on program development including course refinement, and assessment.

Required Education

MA in Education

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Expertise and solid knowledge base in areas of teaching as well as proficiency in speaking and writing Spanish; a minimum of 3 years teaching experience in urban/suburban elementary bilingual programs and multicultural settings.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, Bilingual Education or related field preferred

Posting Information

Open Date 02/15/2012
Close Date 02/29/2012
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Reference
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