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LINGUIST List 21.1787

Tue Apr 13 2010

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Kiswahili: Lecturer, University of Illinois

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        1.    Marita Romine, Applied Linguistics; Kiswahili: Lecturer, University of Illinois, USA

Message 1: Applied Linguistics; Kiswahili: Lecturer, University of Illinois, USA
Date: 12-Apr-2010
From: Marita Romine <mromineillinois.edu>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Kiswahili: Lecturer, University of Illinois, USA
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University or Organization: University of Illinois
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Web Address: http://www.linguistics.illinois.edu
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Swahili (swh)

Description:

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a Lecturer in Kiswahili in its
Languages Program, beginning on August 16, 2010. The position is reviewable
each year and is contingent on funding and periodic satisfactory
performance reviews. We seek a candidate who is able to teach Kiswahili
courses at all levels, supervise Teaching Assistants (TA), and is willing
to participate in a full range of Kiswahili program activities.

Required are a Ph.D. degree in Kiswahili pedagogy, second language
acquisition, linguistics, or a related field, experience teaching Kiswahili
at the university level, and high proficiency in both Kiswahili and
English. Experience with TA supervision, Kiswahili teaching materials
development, especially those involving computer-based instructional
technologies, is preferred. The salary is competitive and commensurate with
experience.

To apply, create your candidate profile through the University of Illinois
application login page at https://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your
application materials: a letter of application, including a concise
statement of curriculum development and teaching experience; CV (including
phone number); contact information for 3 references; and teaching
evaluations, if available. For further information please contact: Prof.
Eyamba G. Bokamba, C/O Marita Romine, Phone: 217-244-3252,
slclillinois.edu. To ensure full consideration applications (including 3
letters of reference) must be received by May 10, 2010. Applicants may be
interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be
made until after that date. The U of I is an AA-EOE.

Application Deadline: 10-May-2010

Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.illinois.edu
Contact Information:
Marita Romine
Email: slclillinois.edu

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