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LINGUIST List 18.1823

Sun Jun 17 2007

Jobs: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota

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        1.    Barbara London, General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA


Message 1: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Date: 15-Jun-2007
From: Barbara London <londo002umn.edu>
Subject: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA


University or Organization: University of Minnesota
Department: Program in Linguistics
Web Address: http://linguistics.umn.edu/

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 2007-08 academic year in the
Linguistics Program in the College of Liberal Arts. Pending approval, this
temporary appointment (T) will be 100% for the nine-month period of August 27,
2007 through May 25, 2008 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 at least
two sections of Introduction to Linguistics and courses assigned from among
Language and Society, Languages of the World, 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 PhD 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, 2007.
Contact Professor Jeanette Gundel to express interest. Application
instructions will follow. Inquiries may also be made by telephone to
612-624-3331 or by e-mail to 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.


Application Deadline: 01-Aug-2007 (Open until filled)

Mailing Address for Applications:
Jeanette Gundel
Linguistics Search Committee, ILES
University of Minnesota, 214 Nolte Center
315 Pillsbury Drive S.E.
Minneapolis 55455

Email Address for Applications: ilesumn.edu

Contact Information:
Professor Jeanette Gundel
Email: gunde003umn.edu
Phone: 612-624-7564
Fax: 612-624-4579


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