LINGUIST List 15.3174
Thu Nov 11 2004
Jobs: General Linguistics: Asst Prof, Oakland University
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General Linguistics: Asst Prof, Oakland University, MI, USA
Message 1: General Linguistics: Asst Prof, Oakland University, MI, USA
From: Peter Binkert <binkertoakland.edu>
Subject: General Linguistics: Asst Prof, Oakland University, MI, USA
University or Organization: Oakland University
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
The Department of Linguistics at Oakland University invites applications
for a tenure track assistant professor in general linguistics, beginning
August 1, 2005. The area of specialization within theoretical linguistics
is open; preference will be given to candidates whose research and teaching
interests complement the Department's existing strengths. The minimum
requirement is a Ph.D. in Linguistics, awarded by August 1, 2005. The
position requires a strong background in formal linguistics and a
commitment to research and teaching. The appointee will be expected to
teach courses in the core areas of linguistics and in general education, as
well as participate in the ongoing development of the Department's
undergraduate and graduate programs. A letter of interest, curriculum
vitae, samples of work and three letters of reference should be sent to the
Candidates are encouraged to include a list of courses they have taken as
graduate students, as well as a list of courses they would like to teach.
Preliminary interviews with members of the search committee will be held at
the LSA meeting in San Francisco, January 6-9, 2005. Candidates who plan
on attending the meeting should submit their completed applications by
December 15, 2004, so that interviews can be arranged; those unable to
attend are still encouraged to apply. All applications must be received by
January 15, 2005 to receive full consideration.
Candidates are encouraged to visit the Department website at
(http://www2.oakland.edu/cas/departments.cfm). Oakland University, which is
located about 25 miles north of Detroit, is a state-supported university with
16,000 students. The community offers extensive cultural and social activities.
Oakland University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and
encourages applications from women and minorities.
Address for Applications:
Dr. Peter Binkert, Chair
Department of Linguistics
Rochester, MI 48309-4401
United States of America
Application Deadline: 15-Jan-2005
Ms. Linda Hubarth
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