English Language Center, Lecturer and/or Faculty-in-Residence positions
University of Nevada Las Vegas - Las Vegas, NV

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The English Language Center of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas seeks applicants for full-time, non-tenure track Lecturer and/or Faculty-in-Residence positions (13196).

UNLV is a comprehensive research university of approximately 27,000 students and 2,800 faculty and staff dedicated to teaching, research, and service. The university has internationally recognized programs in hotel administration and creative writing; professional degrees in law, architecture, and dental medicine; and leading programs in fine arts, sciences and education. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in dynamic Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on-line at: http://www.unlv.edu.

The successful applicants will teach academic writing, composition/rhetoric and research writing skills to non-native speakers, international students and other English language learners (ESL). The Lecturer(s) and/or Faculty-in-Residence will advise and mentor developing writers and assist the Director with student placement.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of an earned master's degree in TESL, Applied Linguistics, Composition/Rhetoric or related field from a regionally accredited college or university and two years of experience in teaching composition. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated expertise in second language acquisition, the use of technology as a pedagogical tool, and the teaching of writing to diverse populations. Clear evidence of excellence in teaching is required. Position begins August 2013.

Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.

Submit a letter of interest, a detailed CV listing qualifications and experience, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based.

These positions will remain open until filled, but review of candidates will commence on March 14, 2013. Materials should be addressed to Dr. Vicki L. Holmes, Committee Chairman, and are to be submitted via on-line application at https://hrsearch.unlv.edu. For assistance with UNLV's on-line applicant portal, contact UNLV Employment Services at (702) 895-2894 or hrsearch@unlv.edu.

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