The College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Assistant Teaching Professor in Northeastern University Global (NU Global) to teach English to Speakers of Other Language (ESOL) courses. NU Global offers innovative academic pathway programs which help international students develop a foundation for academic success. Integrating specialized content-area studies with English language development, the program acclimates students to Northeastern University’s academic culture and equips them with the skills they need to thrive in their chosen undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
This faculty member will teach courses and contribute to curriculum and program development. Actual course load may vary with responsibilities, which include, but are not limited to, the following:
Developing course content and materials
Overseeing the instruction of specific courses within the curriculum
Contributing to recruitment and mentoring of faculty
Utilizing technology to support instruction
Participating in committee work
Engaging in ongoing professional development
Completion of a doctorate degree in applied linguistics, TESOL, or a closely related field
Three to four years teaching in a higher education environment
Experience working with international students to support their learning goals
Evidence of collaboration with colleagues in teaching, scholarship, and/or curriculum development
Experience working, studying, and/or living in a foreign-language environment (preferred)
Experience learning a second language (preferred)
Candidates specializing in second language assessment, instructional technology, and listening instruction are strongly encouraged to apply.
This is a non-tenure track, renewable position. Candidates specializing in second language assessment, instructional technology, and listening instruction are strongly encouraged to apply.
Northeastern University is a global, experiential and leading research university, built on a tradition of engagement with business, industry and communities to create a distinctive approach to education, research and service. Located in one of the most beautiful cities in the U.S., Boston is vibrant and stimulating and provides exciting opportunities to grow, learn and to make significant contributions. The College of Professional Studies offers innovative and flexible programs that allow adult learners and working professionals to complete their degrees. CPS offers associate, bachelor’s degree, certificate programs and post-baccalaureate programs in fast-growing fields such as biotechnology, leadership, business administration, finance, project management, information technology and management. Degrees are delivered in full or part-time formats and courses are offered in a variety of on-campus and online options.
Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law.