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LINGUIST List 18.2784

Tue Sep 25 2007

Jobs: Sociolinguistics, Comp Ling, General Ling: Rank Open, UCLA

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        1.    Kathryn Roberts, Sociolinguistics, Computational Linguistics, General Linguistics: Rank Open, UCLA, CA, USA

Message 1: Sociolinguistics, Computational Linguistics, General Linguistics: Rank Open, UCLA, CA, USA
Date: 24-Sep-2007
From: Kathryn Roberts <krobertscollege.ucla.edu>
Subject: Sociolinguistics, Computational Linguistics, General Linguistics: Rank Open, UCLA, CA, USA
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University or Organization: UCLA
Department: Digital Humanities
Web Address: http://www.digitalhumanities.ucla.edu

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Digital Humanitites


The University of California, Los Angeles, invites applications for an
open-rank faculty position in Digital Humanities beginning July 1, 2008.
Specializations may include, but are not limited to: new media and
cultural/literary studies, computational sciences and culture,
globalization and media, visual studies, GIS and cultural mapping, advanced
visualization, Internet culture, and media theory. The successful candidate
will have a demonstrated ability to work across disciplines on broad-based
humanities projects that build bridges between humanists and technologists
through interdisciplinary collaboration. Applicants should demonstrate a
strong commitment and innovative approach to teaching and research.
Administrative experience working with technology staff and funding
agencies is desirable. The successful candidate will be appointed in one or
more academic departments. He/she will work closely with interdisciplinary
centers, including the Center for Digital Humanities, and is expected to
assume a central role in UCLAs vibrant digital humanities community. Please
note that UCLA is conducting two additional searches in the field of
Digital Humanities, as follows: A search by the Department of English in
the area of New Media and a search for a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in
Digital Humanities.

A PhD is required by July 2008. To apply, please send an application
letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and representative research
publications by November 20, 2007, to the address given below.

Position subject to final budgetary approval. UCLA is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are especially
encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: 20-Nov-2007
Mailing Address for Applications:
Kathryn Roberts
Office of the Dean of Humanities
Chair of Digital Humanities Search Committee
2300 Murphy Hall, Box 951438
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1438
Contact Information:
Kathryn Roberts
Email: krobertscollege.ucla.edu

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