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Visiting Assistant Professor - Department of English - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (21940)
Northern Illinois University

Date Posted Apr. 28, 2022
Title Visiting Assistant Professor - Department of English - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (21940)
University Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL, United States
Department English
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Visiting Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • English

Position Description Summary
The visiting faculty member will teach three courses per semester in 2022-2023. We seek a candidate in the field of Secondary English Education with a commitment to preparing teaching candidates to work in schools with linguistically and culturally diverse populations. The candidate would reveal this commitment through excellence in the areas of teaching, service, and scholarship, and through collaborative efforts with other teacher preparation programs at the university.

Required Qualifications
Earned Doctorate in Secondary English Education or related field, or anticipated earned Doctorate in Secondary English Education or related field by August 2022

Demonstrated potential for maintaining an active research and publication agenda

Three or more years of Secondary English teaching experience in public school setting
Preferred Qualifications
Knowledge of edTPA or equivalent teacher performance assessment

Experience supervising teacher candidates in the field or in supervising teachers in a school

Experiences working with diverse populations of learners

Demonstrated potential for building community partnerships

Knowledge of accreditation processes

Experience providing professional development for teachers

Commitment to contributing to the department’s ongoing research and scholarship in English education

Mentorship of students in professional activities, such as presenting at academic conferences and writing journal articles
Hiring Rate/Range $45,000 to $55,000 Actual hiring rate is commensurate with experience, education, and internal equity; position includes a robust benefits package to eligible applicants.

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