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Reminder: Webinar on Academic Job Search in TESOL/SLW (Oct 19)

  • 1.  Reminder: Webinar on Academic Job Search in TESOL/SLW (Oct 19)

    Posted 17-10-2018 11:42

    Dear Colleagues,

    On behalf of the SLWIS leadership team, I'm delighted to announce our upcoming online webinar entitled "What You Need to Know About the Academic Job Market: TESOL/SLW Jobs." The webinar will take place on Friday, October 19, 2018, from 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT. It will be facilitated by members of the leadership team: Aylin Atilgan Relyea, Veronika Maliborska, Betsy Gilliland, and Megan Siczek. Some topics to be discussed include:

    • Where to look for academic jobs and how the TESOL Job Marketplace operates
    • How to create a job application portfolio 
    • Jobs in different contexts: EAP programs, K-12, IEPs, and post-secondary 
    • Useful tips for the application process (e.g., portfolio system, recommendation letters, keeping track of applications and responses, contacting employers, and more)

    To join the webinar from your computer, tablet or smartphone, go to https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/771140085 

    You can also dial in using your phone. 
    United States: +1 (669) 224-3412
    Access Code: 771-140-085 

    Joining from a video-conferencing room or system? 
    Dial: 67.217.95.2##771140085
    Cisco devices: 771140085@67.217.95.2

    First GoToMeeting? Let's do a quick system check: https://link.gotomeeting.com/system-check

    Registration is not required. The session will be recorded by TESOL and posted on YouTube if you can't attend.

    Please let us know if you have any questions about the webinar.

    Best wishes,




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    Tanita Saenkhum
    SLWIS Chair (2018-2019)
    Associate Professor of Rhetoric, Writing, and Linguistics
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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