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 biodiversityApplicants 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)Preferred:•    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 communitiesTo receive further information, please contact Charles Litwin at the email address in the job heading.