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Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Bilingual Education, Texas A&M University

Position: Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Bilingual Education in the Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education & Human Development, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Qualifications: The successful candidate will possess:
1. an earned doctoral degree in Bilingual Education or other related field with a major emphasis in Bilingual Education;
2. evidence of published scholarship related to Bilingual Education;
3. experience with externally funded grants or contracts;
4. evidence of successful college teaching through delivery via online, face-to-face and/or hybrid classes; and
5. strong proficiency in English and Spanish languages and their domains, oral communication, listening, reading and writing.

Academic roles and responsibilities:
Teach both undergraduate and graduate courses in Bilingual Education; develop or expand programs; conduct research relevant to the Bilingual Education Programs, advise graduate and undergraduate students; serve on graduate student committees; and seek extramural funding sources. Assume other duties typical for a research-extensive university such as Texas A&M.

Application:
In a letter to the Search Committee, applicants should address their qualifications, including statements of their research agenda, external funding experiences, and teaching experience. Applicants should send an updated curriculum vita. At least three professional reference letters are required and may be included or sent separately.

Appointment:
This is a nine-month appointment with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2013. Salary is commensurate with qualifications.

Review Date:
The Search Committee will begin review of applications November 15, 2012. The search will remain open until the position is filled. Completed application packets should be sent to:
Mrs. Cathy Watson
Department of Educational Psychology
4225 TAMU
College Station, TX 777843-4225