LINGUIST List 16.958

Tue Mar 29 2005

Jobs: Language Acquisition: Researcher, U of Maryland

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        1.    Mike Long, Language Acquisition: Researcher, University of Maryland, MD, USA


Message 1: Language Acquisition: Researcher, University of Maryland, MD, USA

Date: 29-Mar-2005
From: Mike Long <mlong5umd.edu>
Subject: Language Acquisition: Researcher, University of Maryland, MD, USA


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University or Organization: University of Maryland, College Park
Department: School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Job Rank: Researcher
Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Second Language Acquisition
Required Language(s):
Arabic, Standard (ABV)
Chinese, Mandarin (CHN)
Korean (KKN)
Russian (RUS)


Description:

Native speakers of Arabic (preferably Egyptian or Levantine), Mandarin
Chinese, Korean, Persian, and Russian are sought for part-time or full-time
work as members of an approximately 15-person team conducting a Linguistic
Profiling project, expected to last for three years. Applicants will ideally be
current graduate students or post-docs with rigorous training in second language
acquisition and descriptive linguistics (two or more of phonology, morphology,
syntax, lexicon, and pragmatics) of the language concerned. 9-month and 12-month
appointments available at competitive salaries. Applicants must be available to
start work at Maryland by August 1, 2005.


Address for Applications:

Professor Mike Long
School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
1105 Jimenez Hall
College Park, MD 20742
United States of America

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:

Professor Mike Long
Email: mlong5umd.edu
Phone: 301-405-6464
Website: http://www.languages.umd.edu

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