LINGUIST List 14.3086

Tue Nov 11 2003

Jobs: Swahili: Lecturer, University of Florida

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  1. jrose, Swahili: Lecturer, University of Florida, FL, USA

Message 1: Swahili: Lecturer, University of Florida, FL, USA

Date: Sat, 08 Nov 2003 17:40:15 +0000
From: jrose <>
Subject: Swahili: Lecturer, University of Florida, FL, USA

University or Organization: University of Florida
Department: African & Asian Languages & Literatures
Rank of Job: Lecturer
Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition, 
Required Language(s): Swahili (Code = SWA)


The Department of African and Asian Languages and Literatures at the
University of Florida seeks applicants for a full time Lecturer of
Swahili beginning August, 2004. This annually renewable position is
part of the planned expansion of African Studies at UF. Minimum
requirements are native or near-native fluency in Swahili and English,
and MA in linguistics, language pedagogy or second language
acquisition. Preference for candidates with experience teaching
Swahili at the US college level, and commitment of continued
development of computer-assisted language learning. Candidate should
be able to teach all levels of modern Swahili, with 3/3 course load.
Salary is competitive. Send application statement, CV, sample syllabi,
and three letters of recommendation to: Chair, Swahili Search
Committee, Department of African & Asian Languages & Literatures, PO
Box 115565, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611-5565.
Short-listed candidates will be asked to supply a sample videotape of
classroom teaching. University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity/
Affirmative Action Institution.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Chair, Swahili Search Committee
	Dept of African & Asian Languages & Literatures
	University of Florida, PO Box 115565
	Gainesville, FL 32611-5565
	United States of America 
	Applications are due by 30-Jan-2004

Contact Information:
	Asst Professor Masangu Matondo
	Tel: (352) 392-2422
	Fax: (352) 392-1443

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