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Assistant/Associate Professor

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Universityof Colorado - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Assistant/Associate Professor 

The University of ColoradoDenver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitmentto creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value theability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diversebackgrounds.

TheEnglish department at the University of Colorado Denver invites applicationsfor a Tenure Track Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor in Linguistics who will also serve as the Academic Director ofthe English as a Second Language Academy (50%).  Primary specialization inEnglish as a Second/Other Language. Secondary specialization open. Tenure home in either the Department of English or Modern Languages,depending on research and teaching expertise. Teaching load is 1/1 with research and service expectations. 

The ESLAcademy provides innovative instruction and cultural enrichment in anEnglish-immersion environment to both university-bound students anddiscipline-specific graduate student cohorts from around the world.  Itfosters respect for cultural diversity and inclusion in all forms. Thecurriculum integrates English fluency, accuracy in written and oral expression,and content studies with interpersonal skills and American life skills.  The ESL Academy offers five terms year-roundand the Academic Director is responsible for all academic operations, managingbudgets, supervising faculty and staff, and coordinating with other offices oncampus.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 19,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colorado a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver—one of America’s most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

Salary and Benefits: Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

 University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

 The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

 Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

 Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.Total Compensation Calculator: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/total-compensation

 Diversity and Equity:

 Please click here for information on disability accommodations:http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/HR/jobs/Pages/JobsatCUDenver.aspx 


The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

  • Earned doctorate in Linguistics, English or EnglishEducation
  • Experience managing budgets
  • Experience supervising and mentoring faculty
  • Evidence of teaching excellence
  • Evidence of a strong scholarly record

  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion
  • Experience supervising and mentoring administrative staff
  • Expertise in Reading, Writing, and Communicating across theCurriculum
  • Experience in an Intensive English Program
  • Experience recruiting international students 

  • Job Category: Faculty
    Primary Location: Denver
    Schedule: Full-time
    Posting Date: Sep 13, 2019
    Unposting Date: Ongoing




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    Posted: 9/14/2019
    Application Due: 12/13/2019
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