Recruitment/Posting Title Assistant Professor
Department SASN - Urban Education
The Department of Urban Education at Rutgers University-Newark is seeking an
Assistant Professor of Bilingual Education to begin September 1, 2022. The
Department of Urban Education is committed to equity that is grounded in
valuing a racially, socioeconomically, and linguistically diverse society, and
we are looking for a like-minded, justice-oriented faculty member. Our
bilingual education and ESL programs are new and dynamic offerings within our
We are seeking a faculty member to continue to grow the undergraduate, post-
baccalaureate, and graduate-level programs in bilingual education.
Specifically, highly qualified applicants would have expertise in bilingual
education and teaching English as a second language with research emphasis in
urban education foundations, social justice, and advocacy.
Applicants should be committed to collaborating with faculty, departments
across disciplines, and community partners to understand and improve the
educational experiences of bi/multilingual students and English learners
within urban sectors of the United States.
Responsibilities of the successful candidate:
Teach courses in Bilingual Education and ESL including social justice,
sociopolitical policies, and advocacy, as well as other courses as
assigned by the department.
Continue to develop a strong Bilingual Education and ESL program.
Collaborate and cooperate with colleagues to fulfill the needs of the
departments and colleges strategic goals.
Establish and maintain a rigorous research agenda.
Actively participate in service for the department, school, and university
committees. Service duties include program-building, as well as a
commitment to extra-curricular activities.
Seek extramural funding.
Develop and foster partnerships with school districts, other colleges, and
universities for engaged scholarship.
Participate in local, state, national, and international education
Posting Number 21FA1396
Posting Open Date 11/22/2021
Posting Close Date 01/05/2022
Minimum Education and Experience
Doctorate in Bilingual Education or a closely related field.
Commitment to high standards in teaching and assessment.
K-12 experience teaching in dual-language/bilingual and/or ESL classrooms.
Commitment to collaborating with program faculty to meet program needs.
Ability to contribute to a positive work environment in the department,
school, and university.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants should provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of
teaching philosophy, two writing samples, and the names and contact
information of three references.
Quick Link to Posting https: // jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/148559
Campus Rutgers University-Newark
Home Location Campus Rutgers University-Newark
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Writing Sample 1
List of Professional References (contact Info)
Writing Sample 2