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LINGUIST List 18.2975

Fri Oct 12 2007

Jobs: English & Applied Ling: Asst Prof, U/TX - Pan American

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        1.    Pamela Anderson-Mejias, English & Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Texas - Pan American, TX, USA

Message 1: English & Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Texas - Pan American, TX, USA
Date: 11-Oct-2007
From: Pamela Anderson-Mejias <pla66f5utpa.edu>
Subject: English & Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Texas - Pan American, TX, USA
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University or Organization: University of Texas - Pan American
Department: English
Web Address: http://www.utpa.edu/dept/english

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


PhD in Applied Linguistics or closely related field required by August
2008, demonstrated evidence of and potential for continuing scholarship in
an applied area of linguistics and interest in program development.
Graduate coursework in theoretical and applied areas of linguistics.
Position begins in Fall 2008.

Applied emphasis in second language acquisition theory and practice and/or
theoretical emphasis in phonology, semantics/pragmatics or syntax as
applied to linguistics courses; experience working with minority students,
teaching ESL, developmental writing and/or reading; interest in distance
learning, web-based and computer assisted instruction.

To apply:
Submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to Dr. Pamela L.
Anderson-Mejias at the address given below. After initial consideration,
additional documents will be required including official transcripts of all
university degrees, names of three reference, and sample of
published/presented scholarly work. Review of applications will begin
November 1st, 2007; position open until filled.

UTPA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Women, minorities
and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Texas law
requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to
demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory grade of
500 or greater on the International Test of English as a Foreign Language
(TOEFL). This position is security-sensitive as defined by the Texas
Education Code §51.215(c) and Texas Government Code §411.094(a)(2).

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr Pamela Anderson-Mejias
Applied Linguistics Search Committee Chair
c/o Office of the Dean - CAS Building 334
University of Texas - Pan American
Edinburg, TX 78539-2999
Contact Information:
Pamela Anderson-Mejias
Email: pla66f5utpa.edu
Phone: 956-381-3400

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