Assistant Professor in Bilingual/Biliteracy/Intercultural Education at University of Texas, Brownsville

| June 25, 2014

Assistant Professor in Bilingual/Biliteracy/Intercultural Education
Position Number: 1118
Reports to: Chairperson of Department of Language, Literacy, and Intercultural Studies
Scope: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in bilingual education, biliteracy, and intercultural education (Spanish/English); demonstrate proficiency in both oral and written Spanish; potential to develop/maintain an active research/publication record; advise students; collaborate in further development of innovative undergraduate and graduate programs; participate in school/university collaborations; pursue an external funding agenda; and incorporate technology into coursework. This is a full-time tenure-track position to begin employment Fall 2014. This is a security-sensitive position subject to Texas Education Code 51.215 which allows the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Education: Earned doctorate in bilingual education, biliteracy, intercultural/global education or closely related area.
Experience: At least three years teaching experience with language minority populations (Spanish/English) is required. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in bilingual teacher education and demonstrated record of scholarly and funded research in the area of bilingual, biliteracy, and intercultural/global education. NCATE experience is a plus.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Deadline: Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.
Application Procedure: Complete a faculty application from:, Candidates should submit a letter of interest, vita, copies of official transcripts, and a list of five references with names, addresses, and telephone numbers.

Submit application materials to:

Office of Human Resources
The University of Texas at Brownsville
80 Fort Brown – Brownsville, Texas 78520
(956) 882-8205 – Fax (956) 882-7476