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LINGUIST List 18.2153

Mon Jul 16 2007

Jobs: Modified: Gen Ling: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota

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


Message 1: Modified: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Date: 15-Jun-2007
From: Barbara London <londo002umn.edu>
Subject: Modified: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
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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-Twin 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. 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:
To apply for this position, visit the website listed below, requisition
#148878. Click on "apply for this posting" and follow the instructions.
You will be given an opportunity to submit a letter of application, a
resume or curriculum vitae, and the names/addresses/email addresses and
phone numbers of three references.

In addition to the materials submitted electronically, please arrange for
graduate transcripts (copies acceptable), sample publications, and evidence
of teaching effectiveness to be sent directly to the Search Committee.

Send materials to:
Search Committee, ESL
Institute of Linguistics, ESL, and Slavic Languages & Literatures
214 Nolte Center
University of Minnesota
315 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Review of applications will begin on July 27, 2007. Position is open until
filled. Please contact the Institute with any questions (612) 624-3331.

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: 16-Jan-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, US 55455
USA

Email Address for Applications: ilesumn.edu

Web Address for Applications:
https://employment.umn.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp

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


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