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LINGUIST List 16.3187

Thu Nov 03 2005

Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, U of Michigan

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        1.    Suzanne Suslee, Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, University of Michigan, MI, USA

Message 1: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, University of Michigan, MI, USA
Date: 03-Nov-2005
From: Suzanne Suslee <ssusleeumich.edu>
Subject: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, University of Michigan, MI, USA

University or Organization: University of Michigan
Department: Linguistics
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics


The Department of Linguistics at the University of Michigan invites applications
for a tenure-track assistant professor in sociolinguistics to begin September
2006. Under exceptional circumstances more senior candidates may be considered.
In keeping with the department's interdisciplinary perspective, we especially
encourage applications from candidates who are committed to conducting
innovative research that connects sociolinguistics to theories of human
cognition and/or computational models of language. The ideal candidate will
complement and build on existing strengths within the department, and will be
eager to interact with students and faculty from the broader linguistic
community at the University of Michigan. A Ph.D. by the beginning of the
appointment is required.

Applications should be sent to the address below. Please include a letter of
application, curriculum vitae, research statement, one or more representative
publications, and evidence of teaching excellence. Please also arrange for
three letters of recommendation to be sent to the address above. (Senior
candidates should instead provide names of references.) Review of applications
will begin November 18, 2005, and will continue until an appointment is made.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan is
supportive of the needs of dual career couples and is an equal
opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Address for Applications:

Dr. Patrice Beddor
Department of Linguistics
University of Michigan
4080 Frieze Building
105 S. State St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1285

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:

Ms. Suzanne Suslee
Email: ssusleeumich.edu
Phone: (734) 764-0353
Fax: (734) 936-3406
Website: http://ling.lsa.umich.edu

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