Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Intensive English Lecturer

Recruitment Number 90160614

Washburn University's Office of International Programs invites applications for the position of Lecturer beginning August 2014 pending final approval of funding.  This is a 10-month, non-tenure track, one-year appointment as Lecturer with possibility of renewal. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Master degree
  • Experience teaching non-native English speakers 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master degree in Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Overseas teaching experience 


  • Teach four classes to speakers of other languages in the Intensive English (ESL) Program, which offers three levels in the following skill areas: speaking/understanding, reading, writing, grammar; and co-teaching Language in Context.
  • Advise international students in the Intensive English Program and assist the coordinator in other duties as they relate to the program, such as Language in Context, committees, testing and curriculum development. 

Application Procedures:

Application review begins June 25 and continues until the position is filled.  Send application letter, vita, copies of all transcripts and name/addresses/phone numbers of 3 references to: Intensive English Search Committee c/o Sally Bender, Office of International Programs, 1700 SW. College Ave., Topeka, KS 66621 or sally.bender@washburn.edu (do not send additional materials until requested).  Hardcopy or electronic materials accepted.  For questions, contact Kelly McClendon, Coordinator, Intensive English, at: kelly.mcclendon@washburn.edu or 785-670-2688.  The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire.  To enrich education through diversity, Washburn University is an EOE.  Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.  http://www.washburn.edu