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Brigham Young University (Deadline October 1, 2018)[]

Applied Linguistics/TESOL - Full-time Faculty Position

The Department of Linguistics at Brigham Young University announces a continuing status track (tenure track), professorial position in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and Applied Linguistics. Those with established academic/professional careers are encouraged to apply, as well as outstanding new PhD/EdDs or ABDs who will complete their degrees by August 2019. Applications are invited from any field of Applied Linguistics, although preferential consideration will be given to those in the field of TESOL.  Primary responsibilities include teaching both graduate and undergraduate TESOL and linguistics classes, conducting and publishing research in an area of specialization appropriate to Applied Linguistics, supervision of master’s theses/projects, and fulfilling citizenship assignments. Classes to be taught include student practicum courses in the university’s intensive English and community outreach programs. Starting rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. BYU, an equal opportunity employer, requires all faculty to observe the university’s honor code and dress and grooming standards.  Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. To apply, complete application at, posting #73320 by October 1, 2018.

Required Degree: PhD/EdD or ABD by the start date.

Experience: University level teaching experience, ESL/EFL teaching experience


Employer will assist with relocation costs.

Internal Number: #73320

California State Polytechnic University at Pomona (deadline: Nov. 9, 2018)[]

  • Department: English and Modern Languages
  • Field: Educational Linguistics (Applied Linguistics, Second Language Studies, L2 Literacy, Bilingualism)
  • Rank: TT Assistant Professor
  • URL for more details and to apply:
  • Notes:

12-11-18 Has anyone heard anything? No news here. Campus interviews are being held.

Cal Poly Pomona is one of two polytechnic universities in the 23-campus California State University system. Our ethnically diverse student population of approximately 22,000 enrolls in 52 baccalaureate, 26 master’s degree programs, 11 credential and certificate programs, and a doctorate in Educational Leadership, presented by 1,200 faculty. We recruit students increasingly from throughout California and beyond. The students are success and career focused and extremely diverse. We are proud of our status as a Hispanic Serving Institution. We have a strong commitment to supporting scholarship, research, and student achievement. Our scenic and historic 1,400-acre campus, once the winter ranch of cereal magnate W. K. Kellogg, is located about 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in one of the most dynamic economic and cultural regions in the country, and within an hour’s drive of beaches, mountains, and desert. The university is committed to diversifying its faculty and staff and has made educational equity one of its highest priorities. The mission of the university is to advance learning and knowledge by linking theory and practice in all disciplines, and to prepare students for lifelong learning, leadership, and careers in a changing, multicultural world.

The English and Modern Languages Department serves more than 400 undergraduate majors with specialized options in Literary Studies, English Education, Applied Language Studies, Spanish, and over 80 graduate students with options in Literature, Rhetoric/Composition, and TESOL. For more information on our inter-disciplinary structure, please visit

Purdue University Fort Wayne (Deadling: 30 Oct. 2018)[1][]

University of Colorado Boulder (Deadline April 12, 2019)

The Department of Linguistics and the International English Center at the University of Colorado Boulder invite applications for the position of Instructor of TESOL theory and practice. A competitive applicant will show evidence of teaching, teacher development, and scholarly contributions to the field. The candidate selected for this 1 FTE appointment (.5 FTE Linguistics; .5 FTE International English Center) will report to both the Department of Linguistics and the International English Center. The salary is $55,000.  More details about the position can be found at the following link:  The due date for applications is April 12, 2019