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LINGUIST List 18.721

Thu Mar 08 2007

Jobs: Portuguese: Lecturer, University of California, San Diego

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        1.    Catherine Alioto, Portuguese: Lecturer, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA

Message 1: Portuguese: Lecturer, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
Date: 07-Mar-2007
From: Catherine Alioto <caliotoucsd.edu>
Subject: Portuguese: Lecturer, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA

University or Organization: University of California, San Diego
Department: Linguistics
Web Address: http://ling.ucsd.edu

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Language Teaching

Required Language(s): Portuguese (por)



The Department of Linguistics at the University of California, San Diego
(http://ling.ucsd.edu) invites applications for a part-time lecturer
position in Portuguese in our Linguistics Language Program (LLP). The
lectureship is at 33% to 100% time, for the full academic year beginning
July 1, 2007, and ending June 30, 2008 with possibility of extension. The
lecturer will design course syllabi, prepare all course materials
(including exams), attend weekly LLP meetings during the academic year and
the annual LLP fall workshop prior to the start of classes in September,
and be responsible for all instruction and grading in assigned courses.


The successful applicant will be a native or near-native speaker of
Portuguese, and have a very good command of English. A native or
near-native speaking ability in Brazilian Portuguese is required, as well
as excellent skills in standard written Portuguese.

The applicant must have previous language teaching experience, a vocabulary
and knowledge of grammar in the language equivalent to that of a
university-educated speaker, a deep familiarity with the cultures where the
language is spoken, an ability to serve as a model for students by speaking
clearly and intelligibly in the classroom, and an ability to function
effectively with other instructors in a team situation. Formal training in
linguistics and/or language teaching is highly desirable but not required.
The candidate must hold at least a B.A. (or equivalent) degree.

Application details:

A letter of application and curriculum vitae should be sent to the address
below. All candidates should arrange for two (2) referees to send letters
of reference under separate cover to the same address, and should include
the names and addresses of the referees (including e-mail addresses and fax
numbers) with the application. Review of applications will begin April 9,
2007 and will continue until the position is filled.

UCSD regulations:

Salaries are in strict accordance with UC pay scales. Non-citizens should
state their immigration status. UCSD is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Applicants are
invited to preview campus diversity resources and programs at the campus
website for Diversity (http://diversity.ucsd.edu.)

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Mailing Address for Applications:
Catherine Alioto
LLP Lecturer Recruitment Committee, Department of Lingusitics
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, DEPT 0108
La Jolla, CA 92093-0108

Contact Information:
Catherine Alioto
Email: caliotoucsd.edu
Phone: 858-534-3601
Fax: 858-534-4789

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