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LINGUIST List 20.1126

Sat Mar 28 2009

Jobs: Language Acquisition: Post Doc, Rice University

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        1.    Nancy Niedzielski, Language Acquisition: Post Doc, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

Message 1: Language Acquisition: Post Doc, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
Date: 27-Mar-2009
From: Nancy Niedzielski <niedzrice.edi>
Subject: Language Acquisition: Post Doc, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
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University or Organization: Rice University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address: http://ling.rice.edu
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition


Description:

The Department of Linguistics at Rice University is extending the deadline for
applications for a postdoctoral scholar in the field of child language
acquisition. This is a one-year position, renewable by mutual agreement
for a second year. Responsibilities of the position include teaching one
course per semester and pursuing research.

A PhD in Linguistics, Psychology, or other pertinent allied field, with
primary specialization in child language acquisition, is required at time
of appointment. Position start date is July 1, 2009. We especially welcome
applications from researchers who share the department's interest in
approaching language from a usage-based perspective with solid empirical
grounding in primary data, especially approaches of a cognitive,
social-interactional, and/or functional nature. See also our departmental
web site (listed above).

Application materials include: cover letter, research statement, sample of
written work, past teaching evaluations (if available), and three letters
of reference. The new deadline for the receipt of materials is April 9, 2009.

Rice University is committed to affirmative action and equal opportunity in
education and employment. Rice does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age,
disability or veteran status. Rice University is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Application Deadline: 09-Apr-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
Child Language Acquistion Search
Department of Linguistics
MS-23
Rice University
Houston, US 77005
USA
Contact Information:
Nancy Niedzielski
Email: niedzrice.edu

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