EFL Professor/Researcher for University English Department in Mexico

Date posted:2022-02-20 | Writer: The Universidad del Mar (UMAR) | Email: [email protected]

The Universidad del Mar (UMAR) – Campus Puerto Escondido is located on the south coast of Oaxaca, Mexico, offering 5-year degrees in nursing, biology, forestry, animal handling, and computer science. English is a required subject for all students at the university with a final TOEFL graduation requirement. All professors are hired on a full-time basis (40 hours per week) and must remain on campus from 8-1 and 4-7 from Monday to Friday, though class time is limited to 15-25 hours/week. Each instructor is given their own office and desktop computer. There is an opportunity to become tenured, and enjoy a sabbatical year of paid leave after 6 years of employment.

Benefits include:
•    IMSS Health care coverage
•    Annual savings plan that the university matches
•    5 weeks paid vacation per year plus other statutory holidays
•    Holiday bonuses
•    A beautiful university campus with surprising biodiversity

Applicants must meet the following requirements:
•    Be a native speaker of English
•    Have a passport from a country with English as an official language
•    Have a BA or MA
•    TEFL certificate (in case the applicant´s degree is not in this field)

•    Conversational level of Spanish
•    Current Valid Mexican Work Visa or Residency Permit
•    Proposals for publication or presentation of educational research/language acquisition
•    Collaborative, enthusiastic team members who continually challenge and encourage new ideas
•    Experience working with ELLs or other marginalized communities

To receive further information, please contact Charles Litwin at the email address in the job heading.