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LINGUIST List 21.1404

Tue Mar 23 2010

Jobs: Syntax; Phonology/Phonetics: Asst Prof, U of Georgia

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        1.    Don McCreary, Syntax; Phonology/Phonetics: Assistant Professor, University of Georgia, USA

Message 1: Syntax; Phonology/Phonetics: Assistant Professor, University of Georgia, USA
Date: 05-Mar-2010
From: Don McCreary <mccrearyuga.edu>
Subject: Syntax; Phonology/Phonetics: Assistant Professor, University of Georgia, USA
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University or Organization: University of Georgia
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Georgia, USA
Web Address: http://www.linguistics.uga.edu
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Phonology; Syntax


Assistant Professor of Linguistics (Syntax) and (Phonology/Phonetics)

Position: The Linguistics Program at the University of Georgia invites
applications for two tenure-track positions at the assistant professor
level, one in syntax and one in phonology/phonetics, to begin August 16, 2010.

Qualifications: Applicants should have primary research and teaching
interests in either syntax or phonology/ phonetics. A secondary area of
specialization, such as second language acquisition or language variation/
sociolinguistics, is desirable. The ideal candidate will be someone with
documented evidence of excellence in research and teaching who is eager to
engage with students and faculty in our interdisciplinary program. Evidence
of potential for grant funding is desirable.

Responsibilities include teaching two courses per semester at either the
undergraduate or graduate level, maintaining an active research program,
and involvement with graduate student research. Ph.D. in Linguistics
required at the time of appointment.

Although the teaching and research responsibilities for these positions are
entirely within the Linguistics Program, successful applicants will be
housed in one of the tenure-granting departments in the College of Arts and
Sciences, such as English, Romance Languages, or Germanic and Slavic
Languages. Both the home department and the Linguistics Program will be
involved in the tenure process.

The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and the
University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its
faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that
is inclusive. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are
encouraged to apply. The University is an EEO/AA institution.

Application Details: Electronic submissions will be accepted. Send a letter
of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, three current letters of
recommendation, and graduate transcripts (unofficial transcripts are
acceptable) to the application email address below.

Letters of recommendation submitted electronically should come directly
from the recommenders.

For more information contact: lwheatleuga.edu

Applications received after March 31, 2010 cannot be guaranteed full

The University of Georgia is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity

Application Deadline: 31-Mar-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
Search Committee
University of Georgia
Program in Linguistics
142 Gilbert Hall
Athens, GA 30602
Email Address for Applications: searchuga.edu
Contact Information:
Ms. Loretta Wheatley
Email: lwheatleuga.edu

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