Tenure Track Position (Open Rank) in Literacy, Language, and Culture in Multilingual Settings

Bucknell University
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted date
Oct 25, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Teacher Education
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Salary Band
Not specified
Employment Type
Full Time

Tenure Track Position (Open Rank) in Literacy, Language, and Culture in Multilingual Settings

Job No: 496816
Position Type: full-time
Location: Lewisburg, PA
Categories: Education

The Bucknell University Department of Education seeks applications for a Tenure Track position, to begin August 2022. We expect to hire at the assistant professor level, but are open to considering outstanding candidates at other ranks. Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. in Education, with a specialization in Literacy, Language, and Culture in Multilingual Settings, or a related field by August 2022. Primary teaching responsibilities include courses focused on teaching and learning in linguistically diverse contexts, supervision of linguistically diverse field experiences, and other courses supporting the preparation of elementary and secondary teachers. Candidates with the capacity to teach courses in special education are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate would contribute to scholarship related to multilingual and multicultural education, preferably extending to issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion, depending on the individual's areas of interest and expertise. We welcome candidates who demonstrate excellence in reflective multicultural and inclusive teaching practices and who display a strong commitment to collaboration and interdisciplinarity. This position is part of a university-wide cluster of searches designed to increase curricular coverage of areas related to diversity and inclusion, as well as to promote inclusive teaching strategies across the university.

Application Materials: Please submit a letter of application, a CV, and statements that address (a) your teaching philosophy, (b) your commitment to diversity and inclusive pedagogy, and (c) your scholarly interests. Three letters of recommendation should be provided separately. Questions may be addressed to Dr. Abe Feuerstein, Chair, Education Department, at abe.feuerstein@bucknell.edu.For additional information and to apply, please go to Bucknell's career site (careers.bucknell.edu). Review of applications will begin on October 15th, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

To apply, visit https://careers.bucknell.edu/en-us/job/496816/tenure-track-position-open-rank-in-literacy-language-and-culture-in-multilingual-settings


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