The Department of English at Stockholm University wishes to employ two temporary lecturers in English for Academic Purposes to be affiliated with the Centre for Academic English. The successful applicant is expected to teach courses in English for Academic Purposes at the undergraduate and master’s level, to take part in developing new course materials, and to take on language-editing tasks.
Applicants should have completed a PhD in a relevant field, such as English or Applied Linguistics. Completion of a course in university pedagogy (or equivalent) would be considered an advantage.
Applicants should be able to document their teaching abilities and capacity to work with heterogeneous learner groups and students from different disciplinary backgrounds. Applicants must also be able to take on language-editing tasks.
In the evaluation of candidates for this post, substantial weight will be given to the applicant’s teaching abilities and capacity to work across disciplines. Documented computer and online teaching skills would be considered an advantage.
The successful candidate is expected to start on 1 August 2012 at the latest. Employment to this post is limited to a fixed term of one year, subject to extension by another year.
Applicants should send CVs to the Head of Department, Dr Claudia Egerer (claudia.egerer[at]english.su.se) and the Director of the Centre for Academic English, Dr Maria Kuteeva (maria.kuteeva[at]english.su.se), by 30 March 2012. For any informal enquiries, please contact Dr Kuteeva.