LINGUIST List 12.2043

Tue Aug 14 2001

Jobs: Socioling Asst or Assoc Prof, U/Hawaii USA

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  1. William O.Grady, Socioling, Pidgin/Creole Ling: Asst or Assoc Prof at U of Hawaii, USA

Message 1: Socioling, Pidgin/Creole Ling: Asst or Assoc Prof at U of Hawaii, USA

Date: 9 Aug 2001 01:44:31 -0000
From: William O.Grady <>
Subject: Socioling, Pidgin/Creole Ling: Asst or Assoc Prof at U of Hawaii, USA

Rank of Job: Assistant or Associate Professor
Areas Required: Sociolinguistics, Pidgin/Creole Linguistics
Other Desired Areas: 
University or Organization: University of Hawaii
Department: Linguistics
State or Province: Hawaii
Country: USA
Final Date of Application: October 31, 2001
Contact: William O.Grady

Address for Applications:
1890 East-West Road, 569 Moore Hall
HI 96822-2318

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa
invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position (position
no. 83008), to begin January 1, 2002 or August 1, 2002 (subject to
negotiation) pending availability of position and funding.

The Linguistics Department of the University of Hawai'i has a
long-standing commitment to the study of Pacific and Asian languages,
creoles and pidgins, typological and functional approaches to
linguistics, and language acquisition. Typical teaching arrangements
are two courses, either graduate or undergraduate, per semester, with
time for research.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: PhD in linguistics or a related area
(applicants presently pursuing a PhD must offer evidence that all
degree requirements will have been completed before date of hire).
The successful applicant will be expected to have conducted high
quality research, including field work, and to have produced high
quality publication, in sociolinguistics and/or pidgin and creole
languages. Applicants must be willing and able to teach undergraduate
and and graduate courses in the area(s) of specialization.

MINIMUM SALARY: $38,964 (currently under negotiation).

TO APPLY: Send letter of application, copies of key publications, and
three letters of reference to Chair, Department Personnel Committee,
Department of Linguistics, University of Hawai'i at Manoa, 1890
East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA.

CLOSING DATE: We will begin to evaluate applications and supporting
materials by October 31, 2001. Decision-making will begin shortly

INQUIRIES: Same address as applications. We regret that we cannot
accept applications via fax. E-mailed applications must be followed
by hard copy postmarked (priority mail) by October 31, 2001. (E-mail
address: Please note that we cannot ensure that
all e-mail or fax communications in regard to this position will be

The University of Hawai'i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
institution. We welcome applications from qualified minorities and
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