The Department of English at Rutgers University seeks to appoint a Director of the Rutgers English Language Institute at the rank of Associate Teaching Professor. The Director will serve a three-year renewable term effective July 1, 2019 or earlier. Candidates will possess a record of innovative and collaborative leadership experience in English language acquisition, American language studies, or writing studies for international students, as well as a strong record of professional engagement and teaching in these or related fields.
This is an administrative position on a calendar-year appointment. The Director of RELI will report to both the Executive Director and the Director of the Writing Program, which is part of the Department of English. The Director of RELI will teach two courses per year and have responsibility for all of the Writing Program units related to international students: the EAD (English for Academic Discourse) program; graduate courses for international teaching assistants; and summer programs for non-matriculated international students. We are seeking to appoint a Director who can provide guidance to other departments within the School of Arts and Sciences, building bridges between units and offering advice in developing courses, curricula, and other forms of support for the increasing population of international students throughout the disciplines. At the same time, the Director of RELI will also oversee all of the Writing Program’s ESL initiatives.
Application Deadline: March 30, 2019
Apply online at jobs.rutgers.edu.