LINGUIST List 14.2737

Fri Oct 10 2003

Jobs: Applied Ling: Asst Prof, U/New England

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  1. hfraser, Applied Ling: Asst Prof, University of New England, NSW, Australia

Message 1: Applied Ling: Asst Prof, University of New England, NSW, Australia

Date: Wed, 08 Oct 2003 00:35:33 +0000
From: hfraser <>
Subject: Applied Ling: Asst Prof, University of New England, NSW, Australia

University or Organization: University of New England
Department: School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics
Rank of Job: Equivalent to Asst Prof in Australia
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics


School of Languages, Cultures & Linguistics

Lecturer in Linguistics (Level B) ('Lecturer' in Australia is
equivalent to tenure track assistant professor in the US)

To strengthen its commitment to its online MA in Applied Linguistics,
the School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics is seeking to make a
continuing appointment in Linguistics at Lecturer Level B.

The appointee will undertake undergraduate and graduate-level teaching
in Applied Linguistics, but also in general linguistics and
sociolinguistics as necessary. Units are taught both on-campus and in
external (distance) mode, with a strong emphasis on online
delivery. The applicant will be an active researcher, preferably in
Applied Linguistics, and will be qualified to supervise research
students in Applied Linguistics topics.

Applicants must have a PhD in Linguistics or Applied Linguistics (or
be near submission), a demonstrated ability to teach a variety of
UNE's undergraduate and graduate-level units in Applied Linguistics
and general linguistics, a strong research profile in an area
compatible with existing staff activities, and good interpersonal and
teamwork skills.

It will be advantageous to have one or more of the following:
experience in distance education, skills in online/multimedia
curriculum development, experience in degree coordination and
administration, expertise in TESOL or LOTE (especially in a language
taught within the School), and familiarity with international
marketing and recruitment, and trends in international education.

The successful candidate will be expected to take up duties in January
2004 or as soon as possible thereafter. Informal enquiries may be
addressed to Dr Helen Fraser, Convenor of Linguistics, telephone +61 2
6773 3318, email Further information about
Linguistics at UNE can be found at

Salary: AU$54546 to AU$64647 (Level B) (currently around US$37,654 to
44,628) plus up to 17% employer superannuation and salary packaging

Closing Date: 3rd November 2003

Position No: 203/168
Applications are required in hardcopy and in duplicate and should be
addressed to: Personnel Manager, Personnel Services, University of New
England, Armidale NSW 2351, facsimile +61 2 6773 3404. They should
include the names, addresses, telephone numbers, facsimile
numbers/email addresses of three relevant referees and state the
relevant position number. Applications will be received up to 5pm on
the closing date. The University reserves the right not to fill a
Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Ms Romane Abell
	Manager, Personnel Services, UNE
	Armidale, NSW 2351
	Applications are due by 03-Nov-2003

Contact Information:
	Dr Helen Fraser
	Tel: +61 2 6773 3318
	Fax: +61 2 6773 3735

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