Rutgers English Language Institute Director of Intensive English

College of South Jersey

United States

July 11, 2021

Description

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Rutgers English Language Institute Director of Intensive English

Department SAS - English Writing Program Salary Commensurate With Experience Posting Summary

The Department of English at Rutgers University seeks to appoint a Director of Intensive English at the Rutgers English Language Institute at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor. The Director will serve a three-year renewable term starting January 10, 2022. Candidates will possess a record of innovative and collaborative leadership experience in English language acquisition, American language studies, or writing studies for international students, as well as a strong record of professional engagement and teaching in these or related fields.

This is a primarily administrative position with duties that continue through the summer. The Director of Intensive English @RELI will report to the Director of Rutgers English Language Institute, which is part of the Writing Program within the Department of English. The Director of Intensive English @RELI will teach nine credits per year and will oversee and continue to develop curriculum and programming for non-credit and pathway programs within RELI.

Posting Number 21FA0678 Posting Open Date Posting Close Date

Minimum Education and Experience

• An advanced degree (e.g., M.A., M.F.A., Ed.D., or Ph.D.) is required, Ed.D. or Ph.D. preferred. • Candidates should possess administrative experience at the college or university level; a demonstrable engagement with current trends in English language acquisition or writing pedagogy for international students; a strong record of publication and/or professional activities, including the practice and pedagogy of English language acquisition; and a strong record of teaching in writing studies, linguistics, English language studies, literary studies, multi-media composition, rhetoric, or related fields. • Candidates should also demonstrate the ability to relate effectively to a wide range of people from a variety of backgrounds and cultures; a proven commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion; a record of advocacy for non- tenure track faculty; and experience with budgeting, research design, and faculty mentoring.

Certifications/Licenses Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Equipment Utilized Physical Demands and Work Environment Overview

The Writing Program at the Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey provides instruction to more than 18,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year, and all courses share the curricular goal of helping students establish a foundation in writing and critical thinking practices that will serve them throughout their university careers and beyond. The Rutgers English Language Institute (RELI) is a global community that supports undergraduate and graduate scholars who use English as an additional language.

Statement

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must submit the following documents: Letter of application; Teaching Statement; CV; Three letters of reference (applicants should provide the names and contact information of three referees via the application website; referees will receive an email providing a link to submit their letter).

Teaching Statement might describe: o General teaching philosophy; o Experience enacting inclusive and equitable classroom practices and how that would extend to the teaching they would do at Rutgers University; ○ Experience working with multilingual student writers, including students who are actively developing proficiency/confidence in writing in English

Applicants may direct questions about the position to ntthiring@english.rutgers.edu, andshould address letters of application to: Dr. Nicole Houser, Director RELI. This position is opened until filled.

Quick Link to Posting https: // jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/132819 Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick Home Location Campus Rutgers University - New Brunswick Location Details

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • List of Professional References (contact Info)
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Optional Documents

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