Term Instructor/Assistant Professor, English for Academic Purposes/MK Way

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience
Posted
Oct 18, 2022
Closes
Feb 11, 2023
Ref
FAC8919
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Term Instructor/Assistant Professor, English for Academic Purposes/MK Way - Two PositionsGeorge Mason University Korea invites applications for two Instructors/Assistant Professors in the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Program beginning Spring 2023. This position will teach English for Academic Purposes in our MK Way program along with other transitional courses.About George Mason Korea:George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. It is among the 115 or so top "R1" ranked research universities in the US and in the top 200 of the Shanghai World Ranking of Universities. A public university located in Fairfax Virginia, George Mason is the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs.George Mason Korea is George Mason's campus in Songdo, South Korea. Mason Korea was established as part of George Mason University's commitment to education on a global scale and its belief in the power of international perspective and connection. Mason Korea is located on the Incheon Global Campus (IGC), which it shares with three other international branch campuses. Mason Korea students, staff, and faculty have access to modern facilities and resources on the IGC for a terrific living and work environment. Songdo, South Korea is a modern "smart" city designed from the start with large parks, plentiful walking and bike paths, and excellent public transportation. Songdo is convenient to Korea's Incheon International Airport-around a half hour by car-as well as to the capital city of Seoul-around an hour by car.Further information on Mason Korea can be found at: http://masonkorea.gmu.edu/.About the Position:These will be full-time, non-tenure track positions for one academic year (renewable upon successful review). George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.Minimum Qualifications:M.A. in TESOL/TEFL or equivalent (applicants with a master's degree in a related field should have a TESL certificate or be able to demonstrate successful completion of coursework in TESL);3 years of experience teaching at the college level;3-5 years of experience teaching English language or EAP; andExperience using Blackboard or similar platform for course deliver.Preferred Qualifications:Experience teaching first-year-composition to multilingual students at the college level;Experience teaching in intensive English programs at the college level;Experience with team teaching; andExperience teaching abroad.To apply:Applicants MUST submit the following documents through the GMU Korea website (https://masonkorea.bamboohr.com/careers/121?source=aWQ9MTI%3D):A cover letter that explains your interest in and preparation for teaching at Mason Korea and highlights your teaching and any other relevant experience;Teaching philosophy; andCurrent curriculum vitae (CV).

To apply: Applicants MUST apply for the position at GMU Korea website (https://masonkorea.bamboohr.com/careers/121?source=aWQ9MTI%3D); complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter that explains your interest in and preparation for teaching at Mason Korea and highlights your teaching and any other relevant experience, teaching philosophy, and curriculum vitae (CV).Application materials should be received by November 4, 2022, and review of materials will begin thereafter.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."