University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
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English to Speakers of Other Languages/Language Acquisition (Part Time)

The Education Division of Pitt-Johnstown is seeking candidates for a part time position in ESL/ESOL/Language Acquisition, to serve on an as needed basis. We are seeking candidates with proven teaching skills and abilities in. This position offers opportunities to teach undergraduate courses in ESL/ESOL for education majors and in-service teacher practitioners.

The position requires at least a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics or an education related field with considerable experience in instructional technology. Preferred qualifications include: experience in K-12 education or training setting; experience in undergraduate teaching; experience teaching online courses; practical instructional design and technology skills; skills in areas related to the assessment of second language acquisition; ability to integrate 21st century skills and PA Core standards within instruction; and a demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations. Experience teaching English Language Learners is a must and students with special needs is desirable.


Applications accepted until the position is filled. Individuals should submit an application, cover letter, resume, and names and phone numbers of three references. Finalist(s) for this position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and/or teaching demonstration. Successful candidates are expected to uphold the values and policies of the Education Division. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, humand dignity and diversity.  Please submit all materials to:

Dr. Mark Previte
Chair, Education Division (Interim)
153 Biddle Hall
450 Schoolhouse Road
University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown
Johnstown, PA 15904
previte@pitt.edu