LINGUIST List 13.2036

Mon Aug 5 2002

Jobs: Socioloing: AsstProf, York Univ, Ontario Canada

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  1. pavery, Jobs: Socioling: Asst Prof, York University, Ontario, Canada

Message 1: Jobs: Socioling: Asst Prof, York University, Ontario, Canada

Date: Mon, 05 Aug 2002 23:04:16 +0000
From: pavery <>
Subject: Jobs: Socioling: Asst Prof, York University, Ontario, Canada

University or Organization: York University
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas Required: Sociolinguistics, syntax or phonology
Required Language(s):


The Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, Faculty of
Arts, York University invites applications for a full-time,
tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in
Linguistics, commencing July 1, 2003, subject to budgetary approval.

Qualifications: Ph.D., strong research record, publications and
demonstrable teaching ability. The successful candidate's primary area
of specialization will be in the area of quantitative sociolinguistics
and language variation and change. As well, the candidate will have a
secondary specialization in phonology or syntax. In addition to
teaching responsibilities at the undergraduate level, the successful
applicant will be expected to teach in our graduate programme in
Theoretical and Applied Linguistics.

Applications should include an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a
representative selection of published work and copies of peer and
student teaching evaluations. Applicants should also arrange to have
three letters of recommendation sent to the Department Chair by the
deadline and should list the name, position, e-mail address and
telephone numbers of those referees on the application letter.

York University has an Affirmative Action Program with respect to its
faculty and librarian appointments. The designated groups are: women,
racial/visible minorities, persons with disabilities and aboriginal
peoples. Persons in these groups must self-identify in order to
participate in the Affirmative Action Program. The above
departments/divisions welcome applications from persons in these
groups. The Affirmative Action Program can be found on York's website
at or a copy can be obtained by calling
the affirmative action office at 416-736-5713. Canadian citizens and
permanent residents will be considered first for these positions.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Nick Elson
	Languages, Literatures and Linguistics
	York University
	Chair, Languages, Literatures & Linguistics, York University
	4700 Keele Street
	Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
	Applications are due by November 1, 2002

Contact Information:
	Peter Avery.
	Tel: 416-736-5017

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