LINGUIST List 14.2486

Fri Sep 19 2003

Jobs: Applied Ling: Asst Prof, DePaul University

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  1. mjohnst4, Spanish & Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, DePaul University

Message 1: Spanish & Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, DePaul University

Date: Wed, 17 Sep 2003 14:16:50 +0000
From: mjohnst4 <>
Subject: Spanish & Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, DePaul University

University or Organization: DePaul University
Department: Modern Languages
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics, second-language acquisition
Required Language(s): Spanish (Code = SPN)


The Department of Modern Languages invites applications for a
tenure-track position in Spanish linguistics at the rank of assistant
professor, beginning in September, 2004. Candidates should have the
PhD in hand by September, 2004, native or near-native fluency in
Spanish and English, a strong interest in second-language acquisition,
demonstrated expertise in teaching, and evidence of an active
scholarly agenda. Responsibilities will include teaching courses in
Spanish at all levels, Spanish linguistics, and language pedagogy, as
well as coordinating the basic language sequence in Spanish. An
interest in the teaching of Spanish to heritage speakers is an

We seek candidates with a demonstrated commitment to undergraduate
education, experience teaching students of diverse cultural
backgrounds, and sensitivity to the educational goals of a
multicultural student population. Tenure-line faculty participate in
advising and committee service and regularly teach in DePaul's general
education, honors, and interdisciplinary programs. We particularly
seek candidates who mirror the diversity of the university and its
surrounding urban community, and we specifically solicit applications
from women, people of color, and individuals from other historically
under-represented groups.

To apply, send a letter, CV, and three letters of recommendation to
Mark Johnston, Chair, Department of Modern Languages, DePaul
University, 802 W. Belden, Chicago, IL 60614. Applications must be
postmarked by November 15, 2004. DePaul University is committed to
diversity and equality in education and employment.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Prof Mark Johnston
	Dept of Modern Languages, 
	802 W Belden
	DePaul University
	Chicago, IL 60614
	United States of America 
	Applications are due by 15-Nov-2003

Contact Information:
	Prof Mark Johnston
	Tel: 773.325.1879

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