Assistant Professor needed in Teacher & Bilingual Education

| January 28, 2015

The Department of Teacher and Bilingual Education at Texas A&M-Kingsville, a Hispanic Serving Institution with the nation’s premiere Ed.D. in Bilingual Education, seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor in Bilingual Education. The program offers opportunities to develop and teach courses in PreK-12 Spanish teacher education and Spanish language & literacy, as well as courses in research methodology relevant to bilingual learning, teaching, and assessment.

The ideal candidate will hold a Ph.D. or Ed.D. (A.B.D. near completion considered) in bilingual education or a related field; have experience teaching in a bilingual PreK-12 setting; be fluent in Spanish and English; have a relevant research agenda; and indicate a readiness to play leadership roles in program development and university service. Opportunities exist to teach in the B.S., M.S., and Ed.D. programs in Bilingual Education.

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Position Information:

Job Title: Assistant Professor

Department: Teacher & Bilingual Education



Job Open Date:12-22-2014

Job Close Date: Open Until Filled

Status: Full-Time

Job Summary: The position is a tenure track, 9-month appointment in the Department of Teacher and Bilingual Education, beginning in the fall of 2015. Quality performance will also be expected in research, advisement, and committee work.

Minimum Qualifications: 1.Earned Doctorate in the field related to those within the Department; 2. Must have 18 graduate hours for every field in which the applicant will teach from a regionally accredited institution or university; 3. Credentials sufficient to be an Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University-Kingsville; 4. Leadership abilities with a vision to develop and enhance programs in the department; 5. Evidence of teaching excellence in a discipline within the department; 6. Experience and/or knowledge in teaching in a hybrid or online delivery format; and 7. Ability and desire to address the educational needs of a diverse population; Selected candidate must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.


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Address questions and correspondence to:

Dr. Norma Guzman

Search Committee Chair

Teacher & Bilingual Education Department

Texas A&M University-Kingsville
700 Univ Blvd; MSC 195
Kingsville TX 78363 USA