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Welcome to NCTE's Career Opportunities page, offering you professional opportunities in the K-college English language arts fields across the country.

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Alabama

 

Alaska

 

Arizona

 

Arkansas

California

NEW!
10/23/2017 - 11/23/2017

The Humanities Program seeks a Lecturer and Academic Coordinator. Humanities is a core curriculum program, offering courses in the history of Western culture and ideas to students, with emphasis on the 'Great Books’.

Link to apply directly: http://apptrkr.com/1107143.

AA-EOE: The UC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.


NEW!
10/13/2017 - 11/13/2017

Teaching Professor
University of California Santa Cruz

The Writing Program at the University of California, Santa Cruz invites applications from candidates with training in Writing Studies/ Rhetoric and Composition and expertise in program and faculty development for the position of Teaching Professor. The Teaching Professor rank is a full-time, permanent position with the rights and responsibilities of membership in the Academic Senate. Additional information: http://apptrkr.com/1100422

NEW!
9/15/2017 - 10/15/2017

Azusa Pacific University seeks a Writing Program Administrator (WPA). This position serves in a leadership role overseeing the development, management, and supervision of writing programs for undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs at APU.  Duties include initiating faculty development programs to improve writing pedagogy, establishing and assessing writing outcomes across the curriculum, and serving on undergraduate and graduate committees to represent writing programs and teaching. For a complete position description and to apply please visit http://www.apu.edu/cp/employment/.

Colorado

 

Connecticut
NEW!
10/5/2017 - 11/5/2017

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut invites applications and nominations for a nine-month, Assistant Professor position in Literacy Education to begin August 2018.  Reading, writing, early intervention, and new literacies are major areas of scholarly expertise of the literacy faculty in the Neag School of Education.

https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10054

NEW!
10/5/2017 - 11/4/2017

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut invites applications and nominations for a nine-month, Assistant Professor of English Education to begin August 2018.  The successful candidate will join a dynamic department and is expected to advance a research agenda of distinction in English education. We are especially interested in applicants with a record of success working with pre-service English teachers and who are prepared to undertake a key role in leading and advancing our English teacher preparation programs, including accreditation and course development.

https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10043

Delaware

District of Columbia

8/4/2017 - 9/4/2017 (10/31/2017)

Great Minds, a rapidly growing nonprofit that develops world-class curricula and professional development for PK-12, seeks a Managing Editor (Humanities) to join our dynamic, dedicated team. At Great Minds, we believe every child is capable of greatness. Our mission is to ensure all students have access to a quality education and the full range of liberal arts and sciences.

Please apply at https://greatminds.recruitee.com/#/


Florida

          

Georgia

 

Hawaii

 

Idaho

 

Illinois

NEW!
10/16/2017 - 11/16/2017

Illinois College announces an open-rank tenure-track position in education to begin Fall 2018.  Doctoral degree in hand or defense scheduled and experience in literacy required.  For more information, see http://www.ic.edu/employment.

NEW!
9/18/2017 - 10/18/2017

Assistant Professor, English Education, Illinois State University

The Department of English at Illinois State University invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor in English Education with research and teaching expertise in the area of literacy studies and/or the teaching of literature at the secondary level. The selected candidate will join an internationally recognized English Studies faculty with a programmatic commitment to social justice approaches to English Education; participate in delivering a well-established undergraduate major; and contribute to strengthening our master's and doctoral concentrations in English Education. This position offers a 2/3 teaching load with a competitive salary.

Additional information:
https://www.jobs.ilstu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=261394

NEW!
9/18/2017 - 10/18/2017


Director of English Education, Illinois State University

The Department of English at Illinois State University invites applications for Director of English Education. The Director of English Education, under the direction of the Chair, in consultation with Department Council, and in coordination with the Director of Undergraduate Studies, the Undergraduate Studies Committee, and the English Education Committee, provides intellectual, pedagogical, curricular, and administrative leadership for the Department's English Education program. This is a full time 100% position, nine months (August 16 through May 15). In the first year, the contract will be 10 months and start on July 16, 2018. Required qualifications include a Ph.D. or other terminal degree (e.g., Ed.D.) in English Education or a closely related area of English Studies.

Additional information:
https://www.jobs.ilstu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=261196


Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

NEW!
10/2/2017 - 11/2/2017

Developmental English Instructor: Seward County Community College is hiring for a Full-Time Developmental English Instructor. This instructor will be responsible for teaching Developmental English, Developmental Reading, and possible English Composition Courses. The typical teaching load is 30 credit hours per academic year. Qualifications: Master’s Degree in English or subfield with 18 graduate hours in discipline required. Previous teaching instruction in community college or secondary education preferred.

For more information visit: http://sccc.edu/web/human-resources/human-resources/employment-opportunities/ or email: jobs@sccc.edu.


Kentucky

  

Louisiana

 

Maine

Maryland

 

Massachusetts

NEW!
9/29/2017 - 10/29/2017

Bridgewater State University and the Dept. of Elementary and Early Childhood Education invite applications for the tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of Literacy Education beginning fall 2018. Responsibilities include coordination of graduate reading programs. Doctorate required. Salary is commensurate with qualification and experience. Please visit BSU’s job site at http://apptrkr.com/1093826 for full position details and to submit an application. Questions may be directed to Human Resources at humres@bridgew.edu.


Michigan

Minnesota

 Mississippi

 

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

            

Nevada

         

New Hampshire

NEW!
9/19/2017 - 10/19/2017

Content Specialist II (ELA)

 Measured Progress has an opening for a Content Specialist II (ELA.)  Responsibilities include the English Language Arts test development activities for one or more assessment programs. These assessment programs or projects may be traditional large-scale summative assessments, curriculum-embedded and formative assessments, content or item specifications, enterprise products or project work often related to research or expanding the use of technology in assessments. Apply directly on our website: 

Content Specialist II (ELA)

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

NEW!
10/4/2017 - 11/4/2017

Assistant Professor, Childhood Education

The State University of New York, College at Plattsburgh and its Teacher Education Unit have a long-standing commitment to excellence in teaching and teacher preparation. Effective Fall 2018, we are seeking a dynamic, collaborative Assistant Professor who has experience teaching at the elementary education level, and who values inclusion, multicultural competencies, learner-centered pedagogy, and social justice.

For position details and application process, visit http://jobs.plattsburgh.edu and select “View Current Openings”

NEW!
8/17/2017 - 10/17/2017

Assistant/Associate Professor of Elementary Education, Literacy

Skidmore College, invites applications for a full-time, tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor in Elementary Education/Literacy Methods, beginning September 2018. A Ph.D. or

Ed. D. in literacy education or a related field is required. Candidates will have teaching experience at the college and/or elementary school level, and experience/ability in teaching and/or mentoring students from diverse backgrounds.  October 15, 2017 application deadline. To learn more and apply visit us online at:  https://pa382.peopleadmin.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=58314




North Carolina

North Dakota

 

Ohio

NEW!
9/18/2017 - 10/18/2017

Assistant Professor of English

Ohio State Agricultural Technical Institute (ATI) located in Wooster, OH, is accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track faculty position in English. The candidate will also serve as Area Coordinator for the English/Writing Program Administrator.

For full description and how to apply, please visit https://www.jobsatosu.com/  Job Opening Number 426641

Review of applicants will begin on September 30, 2017

 

Oklahoma

 

Oregon

NEW!
10/2/2017 - 11-2-2017

University of Portland School of Education
Assistant Professor of Elementary Education

We are seeking candidates for the following tenure-track position beginning in August 2018:

Elementary Education: Includes teaching courses in the School of Education’s elementary education certification track in the undergraduate and graduate (MAT) programs, teaching courses in the Reading Intervention and/or English for Speakers of Other Languages endorsement programs, and teaching general education courses in the master’s and doctorate programs. See more at the link below.

https://up.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=43555&job=assistant-professor-of-elementary-education

Pennsylvania

 

Puerto Rico

 

Rhode Island

 

South Carolina

NEW!
10/12/2017 - 11/12/2017

The University of South Carolina Upstate invites applications for a tenure-rack Assistant Professor position in Elementary Education to begin August 2018. The successful candidate  will serve as a leader for Elementary Education, serving as the program coordinator, and teaching a variety of undergraduate courses in the Elementary Education program. Candidates with a background in literacy are encouraged to apply. For more information, please visit the University of South Carolina website at http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/19894.

South Dakota

Tennessee

 

Texas

NEW!
10/16/2017 - 11/16/2017

The University of Texas at San Antonio’s College of Education and Human Development is pleased to announce a call for an open rank senior-level tenure track position in Biliteracy (Associate position) or (Full position with the Bertha Perez Endowed Professorship), beginning Fall 2018 semester in the Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching.  The position is posted at the following link: https://jobs.utsa.edu/postings/7616

NEW!
10/9/2017 - 11/9/2017


Assistant Professor of Literacy (beginning August 2018)
The University of Houston-Downtown is a comprehensive four-year university offering bachelor’s/selected master’s degree programs.  The Department of Urban Education embraces its role in the Houston area as the intellectual and training center for teachers responsive to urban students. 
 
Requirements:  earned doctorate (by 6/30/2018), minimum 3 years teaching experience, commitment to exemplary instruction, demonstrated scholarship/service, and collaborative nature.  Posting:  http://www.uhd.edu, #FAC000257   
 
Questions? Contact Dr. Diane M. Miller (petersond@uhd.edu).


NEW!
10/7/2017 11/7/2017

The University of Texas at San Antonio’s College of Education and Human Development is pleased to announce a call for an assistant professor of Literacy Education in the Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching.  The position is posted at the following link: https://jobs.utsa.edu/postings/7549.

You can contact Dr. Mari Cortez with any questions (mari.cortez@utsa.edu).

NEW!
9/7/2017 - 10/7/2017

Baylor University

Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Curriculum and Instruction: English Education

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction includes undergraduate degrees in Middle and Secondary ELAR and masters and doctoral degrees in English and literacy education. The responsibilities of this position include teaching, pursuing a research and publication agenda, seeking external funding, mentoring graduate students, and providing service to the department, university and profession.

For more information see Curriculum and Instruction or www.baylor.edu/hr/facultypositions.

NEW!
9/7/2017 - 10/7/2017

Baylor University

Assistant Professor in Curriculum and Instruction: Elementary Literacy/Reading Education

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction includes undergraduate degrees in elementary education and masters and doctoral degrees with emphasis in Literacy Education. The responsibilities of this position include teaching, pursuing a research and publication agenda, seeking external funding, mentoring graduate students, and providing service to the department, university and profession.

For more information see Curriculum and Instruction or www.baylor.edu/hr/facultypositions.

NEW!
9/7/2017 - 10/7/2017

Baylor University

Associate or Professor in Curriculum and Instruction: Bilingual Education

This faculty member will provide leadership for the development of a bilingual education program at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The responsibilities of this position include teaching, pursuing a research and publication agenda, seeking external funding, mentoring graduate students, and providing service to the department, university and profession.

 For more information see Curriculum and Instruction or www.baylor.edu/hr/facultypositions.


 

Utah

NEW!
9/18/2017 - 10/18/2017

The Department of English at Brigham Young University invites applications for continuing status (BYU’s equivalent of tenure)-track positions for appointments beginning Fall 2018 in English Education. Rank open. Salary, benefits, and teaching load competitive. Applicants must have a Ph.D./Ed.D. in English Education or related field. Applications are completed online at yjobs.byu.edu. “Search Faculty Jobs” then search “English” select ”English- 2018 English Education (CFS Track, Professorial)”. Initial applications must be submitted by October 31, 2017.


Vermont

 

Virginia

 

Virgin Islands

 

Washington


West Virginia

Wisconsin

NEW!
9/21/2017 - 10/21/2017

Tashia F. Morgridge Chair in Reading

The Department of Curriculum & Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking a distinguished scholar in the field of reading research who, through excellence in research, teaching, and service, will provide leadership to the university, the field, and the public.

Applicants can apply through the UW-Madison jobs portal at http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/496255/tashia-f-morgridge-chair-in-reading

Wyoming

  

National

 

International

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