LINGUIST List 2.538

Sat 21 Sep 1991

Jobs: Chair, Phonology

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  1. , job announcement, Chair of Linguistics Dept.
  2. Abby Cohn, temporary position

Message 1: job announcement, Chair of Linguistics Dept.

Date: Thu, 19 Sep 91 17:18:26 MDT
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Subject: job announcement, Chair of Linguistics Dept.
The Department of Linguistics invites applications for an
appointment with tenure at the Senior Associate or Full
Professor level commencing July 1, 1992. In addition to
assuming some teaching responsibilities, the successful
candidate will be expected to serve the Department as Chair
for a period of at least five years. Applicants should
possess a PhD or its equivalent and should have an active
research program, extensive publications, a good teaching
and supervision record, and previous administrative experience.
Research specialization in syntax/semantics, with strong
commitment to experimental/empirical approaches to
discourse analysis or psycholinguistics is preferred.
Outstanding applicants with specializations in other
core areas will also be considered. The 1991-1992
minimum for the Full Professor rank is $60,083; the
maximum for the Associate rank is $70,331.
Applications including C.V. and three letters of reference
should be sent to Dr. Patricia Clements, Dean, Faculty
of Arts, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada,
T6G 2E6, and will be accepted until December 15, 1991.
The University of Alberta is committed to the principle
of equity of employment. The University encourages
applications from aboriginal persons, disabled persons,
members of visible minorities and women.
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Message 2: temporary position

Date: Tue, 17 Sep 91 15:20:16 EDT
Subject: temporary position
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Temporary phonology position- Spring 1992
The Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics at Cornell
University is looking to fill a visiting position for Spring of
1992 in the area of phonology. The appointment will be at a
junior level and duties for the semester will go from mid-
January to late-May. The person filling this position should
ideally have Ph.D. in hand and will be expected to teach two of
the following three courses: Introductory linguistics,
undergraduate introductory phonetics and phonology, or second
semester phonology (for graduate students and advanced
undergraduates). Please send a letter of application, CV, one
publication and three letters of reference to Temporary
Phonology Search Committee, Department of Modern Languages
and Linguistics, Morrill Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
14850-4701 by October 20. In your letter of application,
please discuss relevant teaching experience and where
appropriate, please ask your referees to comment on your
teaching. Salary commensurate with experience; minimum
$17,500 for the semester. For further information, please
contact Abby Cohn, tel. (607) 255-3073; email
accxcornella.bitnet. Cornell is an AA/EO Employer.
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