LINGUIST List 15.573

Fri Feb 13 2004

Jobs: Modified: Socioling: Asst Prof, U/Melbourne

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  1. cmckeown, Modified Re: 15.514: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, U/Melbourne

Message 1: Modified Re: 15.514: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, U/Melbourne

Date: 11 Feb 2004 19:56:14 -0000
From: cmckeown <>
Subject: Modified Re: 15.514: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, U/Melbourne

University or Organization: University of Melbourne, Australia
Department: Department of Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics, bilingualism/ multilingualism,
		 ethnography of communication


The Department of Linguistics and Applied Linguistics in the School of
Languages at the University of Melbourne seeks to fill a full- time,
continuing (= tenure-track) position starting between 1 November 2004
and 31 January 2005, according to mutual agreement. The successful
candidate must have a specialization in research on sociolinguistics,
preferably in one or more of the following areas: bilingualism/
multilingualism, cross-cultural communication, ethnography of
communication, language socialization, language and social theory.

The successful candidate will contribute to teaching in the following
areas at undergraduate and/or graduate level: language and society,
sociolinguistics and language learning, bilingualism, and other
related areas. In addition, s/he will supervise candidates at MA and
PhD level. A strong commitment to research is essential.

Candidates must by time of appointment have a PhD (or equivalent
qualification) in Linguistics or Applied Linguistics or a related
discipline. They must have demonstrated excellence in teaching at
university level, show a commitment to provision of quality teaching
and student supervision, and have a record of refereed research
publications in the field.


Address for Applications:

	Attn: Deputy Principal, Human Resources
	University of Melbourne,
	Melbourne, Victoria 3010

	Applications are due by 30-Mar-2004 

Contact Information:
	Ms Christine McKeown
	Tel: 61 3 8344 5394
	Fax: 61 3 8344 8990

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