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Thu Sep 07 2006
Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, Georgetown University
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Socio. Search Committee,
Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
Message 1: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
From: Socio. Search Committee <tannendgeorgetown.edu>
Subject: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
University or Organization: Georgetown University
Department: Department of Linguistics
Web Address: http://www.georgetown.edu
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics
The Linguistics Department at Georgetown University invites applications
for a tenure-track assistant professor position in its sociolinguistics
concentration. The ideal candidate will be familiar with a range of
conceptual, analytical and methodological approaches to language and social
interaction; have a strong record of scholarship analyzing language in
context; and be interested in applying the results of those analyses to
'real world' issues and problems. Areas of specialization might include but
are not limited to: language and the professions (e.g. law, government,
business); classroom discourse, including multilingual interaction and
(multi)literacies; media discourse; minority languages and dialects; gender
and language; pidgins and creoles; language socialization in and outside of
school; or child discourse. PhD must be in hand by August 2007.
Send letter of application, CV, and at least one publication. Applicants
should also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to the
same address or by email to tannendgeorgetown.edu.
Campus visits are tentatively scheduled for late November/early December.
Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are
encouraged to apply.
Address for Applications:
Sociolinguistics Search Committee
Department of Linguistics
Washington, DC 20057-1051
Application Deadline: 17-Oct-2006
Socio. Search Committee
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