Temporary Employment

ESL, TESL, and/or Linguistics


Title: Adjunct Instructor - ESL, TESL, and/or Linguistics

Applications will be considered for vacancies that occur from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018.

Posting Date

3/16/2017 12:00:00 AM

Essential Job Functions

UW-Green Bay welcomes the submission of credentials from persons interested in short term instructional employment in the department of Humanistic Studies. This position/positions will teach courses in ESL composition, Second Language Assessment, Second Language Acquisition, and/or Sociolinguistics. This posting does not apply to a specific current opening.  Respondents to this posting will be included in a general adjunct pool for the department, and may be contacted when positions become available.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master of Arts in TESL, ESL Education, or Modern Languages with an emphasis in Applied Linguistics
The successful candidate will have exceptional oral, written, interpersonal, organizational, time-management, computer, proofreading, and customer service skills, the ability to communicate with diverse constituents, and the willingness to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team. This position requires the ability to manage multiple deadlines, projects and priorities with attention to detail and exceptional accuracy, show excellent judgment including sensitivity to personal and confidential information, and demonstrate flexibility and the ability to adapt to ongoing change. Good work habits, such as attendance, punctuality, accountability, thoroughness, and resourcefulness are essential for this position.

Conditions of Appointment

This is an Adjunct Instructor position with no benefits. Employment may require a criminal background check. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the University does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record..

To Apply

STEP 1: Please select the applicable link below:

External Applicants: (NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
Internal Applicants: (Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)

STEP 2: From "Job Search" screen,

  • Click in "Keywords" box.
  • Enter Job Opening ID "13883"
  • Click "Search."
  • Select "Adjunct Instructor - ESL, TESL, and/or Linguistics."
  • Click "Apply."
    • You must login before you can apply. Input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login."
    • If you have not yet registered, click "Register Now" to begin the registration process.

STEP 3: Submit application materials:

Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials. Files must be complete to be considered. Please include the following documents:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Names and contact information for three references
  • Unofficial transcripts of the highest degree achieved

You must select "Submit Application." Selecting "Save as Draft " or "Exit" will not forward your application materials to the search committee.

If you have any questions, need accommodations, or submitted your application with missing materials, call or email:

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Human Resources
Phone: (920) 465-2390
Email: jobs@uwgb.edu

Application Deadline

Credentials are ensured consideration for the period noted (January 1 – December 31, 2018).  In order to remain eligible for consideration beyond December 31, 2018, you must re-apply during the next posting application window beginning January 1, 2019.

Note: The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis.Stat. sec. 19.36(7).


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