INSTRUCTOR, AST

Location
COLUMBIA, MO
Posted
Jul 06, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job ID 27026
Full/Part Time Part-Time
Location Columbia



Job Description

Seeking experienced educators to join our team. Opportunities include English language teaching at the undergraduate level, adult ESL teaching, or upper level seminar coursework taught in English for visiting scholars. Duties vary depending on position.

OUR TEACHING PHILOSOPHY

The Asian Affairs Center's educational philosophy on language and cultural acquisition is an integrated, full immersion approach. Program participants are asked to start "living" English and American culture, rather than studying them. Coursework is designed to help students pursue that goal with community involvement, engagement with native speakers and hands on project based learning.

More information on our programs can be found here: https://asia.missouri.edu/

Qualifications

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • MA degree or higher (or TEFL/TESOL certification)
  • 5+ years teaching experience
  • Experience with course development and assessment
  • Experience living/working abroad


Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • BA degree or above
  • Native/near native level of English proficiency
  • Minimum 2 years teaching experience (ESL preferred)
  • Flexible schedule with daytime availability


Salary

  • Pay is commiserate with education and experience.


Benefit Eligibility

Non-benefit eligible

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.

EEO IS THE LAW

To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) please use the following links:


MU Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is committed to cultural diversity. The broad range of life experiences, values, cultural practices and perspectives in our community establishes an institutional foundation for innovative learning and discovery. It further expands the university's ability to become a globally-recognized epicenter for education, research and entrepreneurship. It is expected that the successful candidate will share this commitment.

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