Successful candidates will also assist in the planning and implementation of English Language, Literature and Literacy programs, and engage in research and professional development that will enhance the research profile of the university and contribute to the development of the UAE. The College, accredited by NCATE/CAEP, contributes to the English language development of all students at the university through its offerings of Academic English for the Majors. The College is currently charged with developing English courses for the disciplines, Business Communication and Technical Writing (IT) courses, as well as an English Literature minor.
The College seeks English faculty in English Applied Linguistics/Language at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level, with expertise in one (or potentially several) of the following areas: English Composition, Business Communication, Technical Writing (IT), Academic Reading, or Literature. The positions require that the successful applicants engage in successful teaching, scholarly research, contribute to program and course development, and offer service to the college and the university.
An earned Doctoral Degree in English Applied Linguistics/Language, with expertise in one (or potentially several) of the following areas: English Composition, Business Communication, Technical Writing (IT), Academic Reading, Literature or other closely related fields. Candidates should have a record of publications and a significant research agenda in evidence. Candidates must be qualified and experienced in teaching at undergraduate and master s levels. Pedagogical expertise with second language learners is a plus. Although not a specific requirement, particular consideration will be given to faculty who have experience in international or bilingual environments.