* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
LINGUIST List logo Eastern Michigan University Wayne State University *
* People & Organizations * Jobs * Calls & Conferences * Publications * Language Resources * Text & Computer Tools * Teaching & Learning * Mailing Lists * Search *
* *
LINGUIST List 21.3486

Tue Aug 31 2010

Jobs: Applied Ling: Acquisitions Editor/Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton

Editor for this issue: Christy Bird <christylinguistlist.org>


The LINGUIST List strongly encourages employers to use non-discriminatory standards in hiring policy. In particular we urge that employers do not discriminate on the grounds of race, ethnicity, nationality, age, religion, gender, or sexual orientation. However, we have no means of enforcing these standards.

Job seekers should pay special attention to language in ads regarding employment requirements and are encouraged to consult our international employment page at http://linguistlist.org/jobs/jobnet.html. This page has been set up so that people can report on the employment standards of various countries.

To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at http://linguistlist.org/posttolinguist.cfm
Directory
        1.    Kathryn Ruehle, Applied Linguistics: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton, New York, USA

Message 1: Applied Linguistics: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton, New York, USA
Date: 31-Aug-2010
From: Kathryn Ruehle <kruehledegruyterny.com>
Subject: Applied Linguistics: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton, New York, USA
E-mail this message to a friend

University or Organization: De Gruyter Mouton
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.degruyter.com
Job Rank: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics


Description:

Seeking a full-time Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics for our North
American office for immediate start. Responsibilities include assisting in
the implementation and development of the existing publishing plans
(consisting of books, journals, and electronic products) and the
acquisition of new manuscripts and other products for publication. The
Acquisitions Editor will report to the Editorial Director in Berlin and
will be supported by an Editorial Coordinator within the editorial office
in North America.

The successful applicant must be thoroughly familiar with the field of
Linguistics (particularly Applied Linguistics) and with institutions where
Linguistics is taught and researched. He/she will have developed book and
journal programs at an academic publisher, or will have acquired similar
qualifications elsewhere. Extensive travel to academic institutions and
conferences will be required in order to recruit authors and editors as
well as to maintain existing contacts. In addition, applicants should have
outstanding project management skills, feel comfortable in complex work
contexts, and be capable of efficiently supervising the Editorial Coordinator.

Position offers a competitive salary and benefits. Excellent written and
spoken English is essential; knowledge of German a plus.

Please send a detailed CV with an appropriate cover letter by email to
Peter Neusser, email address below, and indicate your earliest possible
starting date.

Application Deadline: 30-Sep-2010

Email Address for Applications: peter.neusserdegruyter.com
Contact Information:
Peter Neusser
Email: peter.neusserdegruyter.com

Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue



Page Updated: 31-Aug-2010

Supported in part by the National Science Foundation       About LINGUIST    |   Contact Us       ILIT Logo
While the LINGUIST List makes every effort to ensure the linguistic relevance of sites listed on its pages, it cannot vouch for their contents.