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Fri Sep 17 2004

Jobs: Syntax: Asst Prof, Texas Tech University

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Message 1: Jobs: Syntax: Asst Prof, Texas Tech University, TX, USA

Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2004 12:26:40 -0400 (EDT)
From: sam.dragga <sam.draggattu.edu>
Subject: Jobs: Syntax: Asst Prof, Texas Tech University, TX, USA



University or Organization: Texas Tech University
Department: English
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Syntax, Morphology, Semantics


Description:

Texas Tech University seeks an Assistant Professor with a
specialization in Linguistics. Primary focus in syntax is required;
desirable secondary areas include morphology and semantics. Tenure
track. 2/2 load guaranteed during first two years; 3/3 thereafter
with opportunities for reduction to 3/2.

Graduate and undergraduate courses; service on thesis and dissertation
committees. Ph.D. in Linguistics (or English with specialization in
linguistics) required. We are interested in candidates with
publications or publication potential. The Department of English is
large (47 faculty, 500 undergraduate majors, 150 graduate students),
dynamic, and diverse, with five undergraduate divisions, two masters
and two doctoral programs. A new building provides state-of-the art
classrooms. The department is revitalizing its linguistics program
and developing graduate concentrations in English language and
linguistics, as well as partnerships with other departments and
colleges on campus. New faculty would have the opportunity to design
new linguistics courses. The department will also be hosting the 2005
meeting of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest.

Texas Tech is a growing university, encompassing a law school and
medical school as well as colleges of Arts and Sciences, Architecture,
Business Administration, Engineering, Human Sciences, Mass
Communication, and the Visual and Performing Arts. The College of
Arts and Sciences represents 35% of the total enrollment of 29,000.

Send letter of application and cv (postmarked by November 1, 2004) to
the address below.
 
TTU is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, and it
encourages applications from minorities and women.


Address for Applications:

	Attn: Dr. Sam Dragga, Chair
	Department of English
	Texas Tech University
	Lubbock, TX 79409-3091
	United States of America 
 
	Applications are due by 01-Nov-2004 

Contact Information:

	Dr. Sam Dragga
	Email: sam.draggattu.edu
	Tel: 806-742-2501
	Website: http://www.english.ttu.edu/linguistics

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