Assistant Professor in Language and Education/ESL Education

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted August 29, 2014
Salary Not specified


Assistant Professor in Language and Education/ESL Education

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking a tenure- track Assistant Professor in the area of Language and Education/English as a Second Language. The successful candidate will have a background in educational linguistics, languages and literacies, and/or second language acquisition focused on preK-12 education, with a demonstrated potential for scholarly excellence.

The complete position specifications can be found at:

The deadline for receipt of applications is November 10, 2014; applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications should include:

(1) letter of application; (2) curriculum vita; (3) three letters of reference sent directly to the Search Committee Chair; (4) two or more samples of scholarly writing.

All application materials should be submitted electronically as PDFs to:
Bernice Powers: <>

For general inquiries about the position, contact the Search Committee Chair, Professor Margaret Hawkins: <>

Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.

Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

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