Associate Professor - Department of English and Foreign Languages

Oakwood University
Alabama, United States
Salary Not specified
Oct 16, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Oakwood University, located in Huntsville, Alabama, is a historically Black Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher learning that provides quality Christian education.

Oakwood University is seeking an Associate Professor responsible for teaching courses in the Department of English and Foreign Languages Department. Responsible for developing courses in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (“TESOL”) for the Department’s TESOL concentration. Prepares course materials, delivers lectures, leads classroom discussions. Advises students regarding their career paths. Engages in scholarly activity that will enhance professional growth, research and teaching effectiveness. Nurtures the development of language literacy in Oakwood University’s students. Provides a thorough understanding of English as a second language. Responsible for advising English and Foreign Languages majors. Contributes to teaching and developing online courses.  Facilitates Biblical foundations in teaching and promotes the harmonious development of mind, body and spirit. Engages in service opportunities that support the institutional mission of service.

This position requires a Ph.D. in English with a concentration in Linguistics and two (2) years of teaching experience (part-time or full-time) in English, Linguistics or related courses at the college/university level. Must have demonstrated record of high-quality research published in academic-related publications. Must have prior experience teaching TESOL and English as a second language

To apply, please complete and mail the Employment Application (, curriculum vitae (including a statement of research/teaching interests), degrees and transcripts and at least three letters of recommendation to Oakwood University, Attention: Pamela Holiday, Executive Director, Employee Services, 7000 Adventist Blvd. NW, Huntsville, Alabama 35896.