LINGUIST List 12.2800

Thu Nov 8 2001

Jobs: Phonology&Syntax: Asst Prof, Georgia US

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  1. Larry W.Burton, Phonology & Syntax: Asst Professor at Georgia Southern Univ, GA US

Message 1: Phonology & Syntax: Asst Professor at Georgia Southern Univ, GA US

Date: 7 Nov 2001 19:52:03 -0000
From: Larry W.Burton <>
Subject: Phonology & Syntax: Asst Professor at Georgia Southern Univ, GA US

Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Areas Required: Linguistics: Phonology and Syntax
Other Desired Areas: language acquisition, applied linguistics,
discourse analysis
University or Organization: Georgia Southern University
Department: Writing and Linguistics
State or Province: GA
Country: USA
Final Date of Application: Postmark deadline: Dec. 3, 2001
Contact: Larry W.Burton

Address for Applications:
P.O. Box 8026
GA 30460


The Department of Writing and Linguistics at Georgia Southern
University < > seeks applications for a
tenure-track assistant professor to teach both undergraduate and
graduate courses in linguistics as well as first-year composition.
Ph.D. in Linguistics: Phonology and Syntax required by starting date
of the position, Aug. 1, 2002. Dissertation in field and evidence of
excellent teaching are required. A minimum of two years of college
teaching experience is preferred. Preference may be given to
candidates with experience working with diverse student populations.
Salary dependent upon qualifications. We seek candidates who have
broad interests that complement a department with programs in creative
writing, first-year composition, technical and professional writing,
teacher education, and ESL. The successful candidate will also have
expertise in one or more of these areas: language acquisition, applied
linguistics, and discourse analysis. 

Initial screening of applicants may occur at the Modern Language
Association Conference in New Orleans, LA, on Dec. 27-30, 2001.
Interested candidates should send letter of application, curriculum
vitae, evidence of excellent teaching, and the names, addresses, email
addresses, and telephone numbers of three references for initial
screening to Larry W. Burton, Chair, Search Committee # 44190,
Department of Writing and Linguistics, Georgia Southern University,
P.O. Box 8026, Statesboro, GA 30460-8555. Postmark deadline: Dec. 3,
2001. Additional materials may be requested at a later date. 

Georgia Southern University, a member of the University System of
Georgia, is the largest and most comprehensive center of higher
education in the southern half of Georgia. A residential university
serving over 14,000 students, Georgia Southern's hallmark is a
superior undergraduate experience emphasizing academic distinction,
excellent teaching, and student success. The university offers 130
degree programs at the baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral levels
through six colleges. Founded in 1906, Georgia Southern became a
regional university in 1990. The 634-acre campus is located in
Statesboro, a community of approximately 30,000 residents, 50 miles
northwest of historic Savannah and 200 miles southeast of Atlanta.
Georgia Southern is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action

Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the Americans
with Disabilities Act in order to participate in the search process
should notify the search chair. Georgia is an open records state.

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