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LINGUIST List 19.806

Tue Mar 11 2008

Jobs: South Asian Languages: Senior Research Assoc/Director, U Chicago

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        1.    Alicia Czaplewski, South Asian Languages: Senior Research Associate/Director, University of Chicago, IL, USA


Message 1: South Asian Languages: Senior Research Associate/Director, University of Chicago, IL, USA
Date: 10-Mar-2008
From: Alicia Czaplewski <aczaplewuchicago.edu>
Subject: South Asian Languages: Senior Research Associate/Director, University of Chicago, IL, USA
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University or Organization: University of Chicago
Department: SALRC
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Web Address: http://uchicago.edu
Job Rank: Senior Research Associate/Director

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; South Asian Languages


Description:

Director of the South Asia Language Resource Center (SALRC)

The Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations seeks
applications for a Senior Research Associate to fill the role of full-time
Director of the South Asia Language Resource Center (SALRC), a pivotal
position for all South Asian language activities. Major position components
include grant activities; ensuring the availability and accessibility of
completed project and SALRC-created resources; providing language teacher
training; and policy leadership to National Resource Centers, other South
Asia centers and individuals throughout the US. PhD in a South Asian
language with knowledge of other South Asian languages and Title VI center
experience required. Management and financial management background,
especially experience with government grants and federal regulations
preferred, as well as knowledge of current language pedagogy. Prior
leadership in South Asian language initiatives and knowledge of language
technological applications desirable. Please submit cover letter, CV, and
samples of scholarly writing to the application address listed below.
Electronic applications will not be accepted. To receive full consideration
applications should be received by April 1.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
SALRC Search Alicia Czaplewski
1130 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
USA
Contact Information:
SALC, University of Chicago Alicia Czaplewski
Email: aczaplewuchicago.edu
Phone: 1-773-702-8373
Fax: 1-773-834-3254



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