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Mon Oct 18 2004

Jobs: Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, Penn State U

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        1.    Adele Miccio, Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA



Message 1: Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA

Date: 18-Oct-2004
From: Adele Miccio <awm4psu.edu>
Subject: Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA


University or Organization: The Pennsylvania State University 
 Department: Communication Sciences and Disorders
 Job Rank: Assistant Professor  
 Specialty Areas: Open Specialty
 
 
 Description:
 
 Qualifications:
 Ph.D. in communication sciences and disorders, education, psychology, child
 development, applied linguistics, or a related field with an emphasis on
 children's language and literacy development in multicultural contexts.
 Candidates with diverse areas of expertise related to language and literacy are
 invited to apply, e.g., phonology, dual language development, school-age
 language, severe needs, etc.  A demonstrated record of scholarship, and promise
 of external funding are important.
 
 Responsibilities:
 Develop a research program that will strengthen the links between research and
 practice in the areas of language and literacy development currently targeted by
 faculty in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and in the
 interdisciplinary initiatives of Penn State's Children, Youth, and Families
 Consortium. The Department seeks to expand upon current faculty's expertise in
 multicultural issues with expertise that furthers partnerships with schools and
 communities, including enhancing opportunities for children from diverse
 cultural and linguistic backgrounds, particularly those at risk for speech and
 language disorders. Responsibilities include commitment to graduate and
 undergraduate education through teaching graduate/undergraduate courses;
 supervising undergraduate/graduate (M.S./Ph.D.) research and service to the
 Department, College, and University. 
 
 Starting Date:  Fall Semester, 2005
 
 Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
 
 Deadline:  Review of credentials will begin immediately and continue until the
 position is filled.  To receive full consideration, materials should be received
 prior to January 1, 2005.
 
 Application Procedure:
 Submit letter of application, current vitae, official transcripts of terminal
 degree, recent publications, and three letters of reference to the address below.  
 
 Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the
 diversity of its workforce.
 
 
 Address for Applications:
 
 Adele W. Miccio, Ph.D.
 Search Committee Chair
 Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
 The Pennsylvania State University
 110 Moore Building
 University Park, PA  16802
 United States of America  
 
 Application Deadline: 01-Jan-2005 
 
 Contact Information:
 
 Dr. Adele Miccio 
 Email: awm4psu.edu 
 Phone: 814863-2018 
 Fax: 814-863-3759 
 Website: http://csd.hhdev.psu.edu
 
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