Teachers College Columbia University

Department of International and Transcultural Studies


Position: Senior scholar to join the faculty in preparing students for teaching, administration, and related roles in bilingual instructional settings.

Rank: Associate/Full Professor, Tenured.

Responsibilities: Teach courses; work with students in an MA teachereducation program and with doctoral students in International and Transcultural Studies; develop a program of funded research; and work with a Professional Development School.

Qualifications: Doctorate and substantial scholarly publications in a relevant field (bilingualism, bilingual education, bilingual teacher education, and/or language planning and policy in domestic and/or international settings). Experience in teacher education, especially in programs that integrate schools, communities, and the workplace. Experience in obtaining funding for innovative research.

Send CV; a letter of application, which includes research and teaching interests; copies of three relevant publication; and the names of three references to Professor Jo Anne Kleifgen, Search Committee Chair, Box 94S.

Review of applications will begin October 15, 2001 and continue until the search is completed. Appointment begins September 2002.

Teachers College as an institution is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment. In offering education, psychology, and health studies, the College is committed to providing expanding employment opportunities to minorities, women, and persons with disabilities in its own activities and in society. Candidates whose qualifications and experience are directly relevant to College priorities (e.g., urban and minority concerns) may be considered for higher rank than advertised.

Teachers College, Columbia University
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New York, N.Y. 10027


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