LINGUIST List 11.2458

Mon Nov 13 2000

Jobs: Lang, Society & Edu: Asst/Assoc Prof, CA, USA

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  1. Malcolm Finney, Lang, Society & Edu: Asst/Assoc Prof at California State U, USA

Message 1: Lang, Society & Edu: Asst/Assoc Prof at California State U, USA

Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2000 15:08:27 -0800 (PST)
From: Malcolm Finney <>
Subject: Lang, Society & Edu: Asst/Assoc Prof at California State U, USA

California State University, Long Beach
Department of Linguistics
Tenure Track Opening

POSITION: Assistant/ Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics -
Language, Society, and Education

EFFECTIVE DATE: August 23, 2001

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate (by time of appointment) in
Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, or related field, with a specialization
that integrates the study of language, society, and education. Record in
teaching, service, research and publication commensurate with professional
level. Ability to teach at the undergraduate and graduate level and to
direct student research. Ability to communicate effectively with an
ethnically and culturally diverse campus community.

DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to teach relevant courses, such
as sociolinguistics and courses designed to deal with the role of
linguistic and sociocultural issues in education. Ability to make contact
with local educational institutions and to supervise student research in
them. Ability to maintain a research program relevant to the area.
Demonstrated strong teaching at the university level. Personal/professional
experience with languages other than English. 

DUTIES: Teach courses in linguistics at the undergraduate and graduate
levels, including a graduate course in sociolinguistics and courses
designed for teacher preparation. Supervise graduate student research
projects in relevant areas. Engage in scholarly activity leading to
publication. Participate in service to the department, university, and

SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with experience and qualifications; probable
salary range: $45,000 - $56,000.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: Letter of application; curriculum vitae; three
letters of recommendation; official transcripts from institution awarding
the doctorate; teaching portfolio including teaching statement, course
syllabi, and teaching evaluation summaries. Employment is contingent upon
proof of the legal right to work in the United States.	This proof must be
provided prior to employment at the University. An appointment is not final
until proof is provided.

POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED (or recruitment cancelled). Review of
applications to begin December 15, 2000. Applications, required
documentation, and/or requests for information should be addressed to:

Search Committee
Department of Linguistics
California State University, Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840-1004

In addition to meeting fully its obligations of nondiscrimination under
federal and state law, CSULB is committed to creating a community in which
a diverse population can learn, live and work, in an atmosphere of
tolerance, civility, and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each
individual, without regard to economic status, ethnic background, political
views, or other personal characteristics or beliefs. An EEO/AA Employer. 
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