LINGUIST List 13.2503

Wed Oct 2 2002

Jobs: General Ling: AsstProf, Williams College MA USA

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  1. rdecandi, Jobs: General Linguistics: Asst Prof, Williams College, MA, USA

Message 1: Jobs: General Linguistics: Asst Prof, Williams College, MA, USA

Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2002 15:17:28 +0000
From: rdecandi <>
Subject: Jobs: General Linguistics: Asst Prof, Williams College, MA, USA

University or Organization: Williams College
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas Required: Linguistic Theories


Williams College invites applications in a multi-departmental search
for a new tenure-track position in Linguistics to begin in the Fall of
2003. Rank of Assistant Professor, although a senior appointment is
possible under exceptional circumstances. The successful candidate
will be broadly trained in theoretical Linguistics, specialization
open. Ph.D. in hand or expected by September 2003. Teaching load to
consist of four semester courses per year and a four-week Winter Study
Term every other year. At least two of the semester courses will be
introductory courses in General Linguistics. The remaining two courses
will normally be in another field, but may also be in Linguistics.
Departments involved in the search include Anthropology and Sociology,
Asian Studies, Classics, Computer Science, German and Russian,
Psychology, Philosophy, and Romance Languages. The successful
candidate will have a strong interest in teaching on the undergraduate
level and in developing the College's Linguistics curriculum.
Candidates should send cover letter, c.v., and dossier, including at
least three letters of reference, to:

Julie Cassiday
Chair, Linguistics Search Committee
Weston Hall, 995 Main Street
Williams College
Williamstown MA 01267

The search committee will be conducting screening interviews at
appropriate professional conferences, such as the Linguistic Society
of America's annual meeting, when possible. Application deadline:
November 30, 2002. As an AA/EO employer, Williams especially welcomes
applications from women and minority candidates.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Professor Julie Cassiday
	Williams College, Linguistics Search Committee
	995 Main St. - Weston Hall
	Williamstown, MA 01267
	United States of America 
	Applications are due by 30-Nov-2002

Contact Information:
	Professor Julie Cassiday.
	Tel: 413/597-2046
	Fax: 413/597-3028

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