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LINGUIST List 16.2166

Fri Jul 15 2005

Jobs: General Ling: Asst. Professor, U Minnesota

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        1.    Jeanette Gundel, General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA


Message 1: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Date: 14-Jul-2005
From: Jeanette Gundel <gunde003umn.edu>
Subject: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA


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University or Organization: University of Minnesota
Department: Program in Linguistics
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Description:

The University of Minnesota¬óTwin Cities seeks outstanding candidates for a
temporary Assistant Professor/Instructor for the 2005-06 academic year in
the Linguistics Program in the College of Liberal Arts. This temporary
appointment (T) will be 100% for the nine-month period of August 29, 2005
through May 28, 2006 with a salary that is commensurate with qualifications
and experience. The person may have a specialization in any area of
linguistic theory. Preference will be given to candidates in areas of
specialization for which there is the greatest need. The person will be
expected to teach five classes including at least two sections of
Introduction to Linguistics and courses assigned from among Language and
Society, Languages of the World, Field Methods, Phonology, Syntax, or a
seminar, depending upon the person's area of specialization. Other
responsibilities include engaging in program research and providing service
to the Program, College, and University.

QUALIFICATIONS: ESSENTIAL qualifications include an ABD in Linguistics and
at least one year of college level teaching experience in Linguistics.
PREFERRED qualifications include a Ph.D. in Linguistics and at least two
years' experience teaching Linguistics courses at the college level.
Candidates will be expected to provide evidence of excellence in teaching.
Visiting faculty will be appointed at the rank of their home institution.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Priority consideration will be given to
applications received by August 1, 2005. Send (1) letter of application,
(2) up-to-date curriculum vitae, (3) copies of graduate transcripts, (4)
evidence of teaching effectiveness and (5) names, addresses, email
addresses, and phone numbers of three references to Jeanette Gundel, Chair, at
the address below.

Inquiries may be made by telephone (612-624-3331) or by e-mail
(ilesumn.edu).

The University of Minnesota is committed to the policy that all persons
shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without
regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital
status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual
orientation.

Address for Applications:

Professor Jeanette Gundel, Chair
Linguistics Search Committee, ILES
University of Minnesota
214 Nolte Center
315 Pillsbury Drive S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States of America

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:

Professor Jeanette Gundel
Email: gunde003umn.edu
Phone: 612/624-7564
Fax: 612/624-4579
Website: http://www.iles.umn.edu/linguistics.htm


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