The School of Education at Mercy College-New York invites applications for faculty, TESOL.This position is tenure track or multiple year track, rank open.
Job responsibilities include: Teach Master's Degree program course in TESOL on two campuses and/or online; supervise teacher candidates' clinical practice in the field;and prepare teachers for initial/professional certification in all Mercy's ESOL/Bilingual programs.
Throughout its history, Mercy College has remained dedicated to its mission-to make available the transformational power of a college education. Mercy's commitment to quality, student support, and innovation, remains as strong today as ever. Mercy College is an independent, nonsectarian New York metropolitan area institution offering over 90 undergraduate and graduate programs (www.mercy.edu). The College has an enrollment of more than 10,000 students from diverse backgrounds, across four campuses-Dobbs Ferry, Bronx, Manhattan, and Yorktown-plus a vibrant online learning community.
Mercy College actively engages in recruiting a diverse workforce and student body that includes members of historically underrepresented groups, and strives to build and sustain a welcoming and supportive campus community.
Preferred start date is September 2012. More information about Mercy College may be found at www.mercy.edu.
Education Required or Min Education Required:
Interested candidates are required to demonstrate evidence of formal preparation in TESOL or Bilingual Education, with a Ph.D. degree and related research agenda; experience teaching grades pre-K-12; and proficiency in a language in addition to English.
Experience and/or Skills Required:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are must. Experience in teaching grades pre-K-12 or supervising student teachers or teachers in the field.
Successful candidates are also required to show the research agenda
- Proficiency in a language in addition to English;
- Experience teaching at the college level; and
- Familiarity with NYC public schools.
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Electronic applications are required and must include a cover letter responsive to the specific faculty position announcement, CV, and the names and contact information of at least three references. Please submit the above documentation online at https://jobs.mercy.edu/
Mercy College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.