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LINGUIST List 18.3190

Wed Oct 31 2007

Jobs: Anthropological Linguistics: Rank Open, Wayne State University

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        1.    Marilyn Moore, Anthropological Linguistics: Rank Open, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA


Message 1: Anthropological Linguistics: Rank Open, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Date: 29-Oct-2007
From: Marilyn Moore <ad4844wayne.edu>
Subject: Anthropological Linguistics: Rank Open, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
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University or Organization: Wayne State University
Department: Anthropology
Web Address: http://www.clas.wayne.edu/Anthropology/

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Anthropological Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics


Description:

The Department of Anthropology at Wayne State University announces a
full-time, tenured/tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or
Associate Professor in language and culture beginning Fall semester, 2008.
Rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications (PhD
required; all candidates who are ABD should expect completion before August
19, 2008).

WSU, a leading urban research university, is located in the Detroit
Cultural Center and serves a diverse student body. The Department has 14
full time faculty with linkages to other humanities and language
departments, the metropolitan area's various ethnic communities, and
prominent medical and corporate institutions.

Duties include teaching, research, publication, and participating in the
development of an innovative 4-fields anthropology curriculum. The
successful candidate should have a record of success in publication,
external funding and experience in undergraduate and graduate teaching and
mentoring. A background in linguistic anthropology essential. Geographic
and topical areas open. We especially encourage candidates with expertise
in one or more of the following areas: urban settings, medical or
business/organizational settings, childhood and adolescence, race,
ethnicity, and nationalism. WSU offers excellent benefits. Minority
candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Please submit a curriculum
vitae, letter of application, writing sample of up to 10,000 words, and the
names and contact information for four references by November 1 to
guarantee full consideration. Earlier applications welcomed. Applications
must be electronically submitted and will be accepted only at
http://jobs.wayne.edu. Please apply to posting number 034555. For further
information, please contact Professor Barry Lyons.

Applications will only be accepted at http://jobs.wayne.edu. Wayne State
University is a premier institution of higher education offering more than
350 undergraduate and graduate academic programs through 12 schools and
colleges to more than 33,000 students in Metropolitan Detroit.

Application Deadline: 31-Dec-2007
Mailing Address for Applications:
Associate Professor Barry Lyons
Chair, Linguistic Anthropology Search Committee
Department of Anthropology, Wayne State University
138 Manoogian Hall
Detroit 48202
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Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.wayne.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=186369
Contact Information:
Associate Professor Barry Lyons
Email: ag4232wayne.edu
Phone: (313) 577-2935
Fax: (313) 577-5958


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