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LINGUIST List 18.3784

Tue Dec 18 2007

Jobs: General Linguistics: Rank Open, Brigham Young University

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        1.    Royal Skousen, General Linguistics: Rank Open, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA


Message 1: General Linguistics: Rank Open, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
Date: 16-Dec-2007
From: Royal Skousen <royal_skousenbyu.edu>
Subject: General Linguistics: Rank Open, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
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University or Organization: Brigham Young University
Department: Linguistics and English Language
Job Location: Utah, USA
Web Address: http://www.byu.edu
Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Description:

The Department of Linguistics and English Language at Brigham Young
University announces a continuing status track, professorial position in
general linguistics. Applications are invited from any field of linguistics
although specialists in syntax, semantics, pragmatics, the lexicon, or
sociolinguistics are especially welcome. Successful candidates must have an
active research program, and will teach general linguistics courses, as
well as courses in an area of specialty. Duties also include supervision of
master's theses and citizenship assignments.

The applicant must hold a PhD (or must have a completed PhD before the date
of hire). Starting rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications
and experience. BYU, an equal opportunity employer, does not discriminate
on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status or
against qualified individuals with disabilities. All faculty are required
to abide by the standards of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Saints (LDS). Preference is given to members in good standing of the
sponsoring Church. To apply, send letter of application, vita, a writing
sample (such as an article or chapter from a book), and three letters of
reference to William G. Eggington, Chair, Department of Linguistics and
English Language at the address given below.

Application Deadline: 01-Feb-2008
Mailing Address for Applications:
William G. Eggington
Chair, Department of Linguistics and English Language
4037 JFSB
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602
USA
Contact Information:
Professor Royal Skousen
Email: royal_skousenbyu.edu



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