* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
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 22.3183

Tue Aug 09 2011

Jobs: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College

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

New! Multi-tree Visit LL's Multitree project for over 1000 trees dynamically generated from scholarly hypotheses about language relationships:

The LINGUIST List strongly encourages employers to engage in non-discriminatory hiring practices. We urge employers not to discriminate on the grounds of race, ethnicity, nationality, disability, 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
        1.     Corrinne Fahl , General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College, PA, USA

Message 1: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College, PA, USA
Date: 09-Aug-2011
From: Corrinne Fahl <cfahlhaverford.edu>
Subject: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College, PA, USA
E-mail this message to a friend

University or Organization: Haverford College
Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Web Address: http://www.haverford.edu
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Haverford College seeks to hire a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor in
general linguistics. The area of research expertise is open but interests in a
non-IndoEuropean language, field work, or in a hybrid area of linguistics would
be valuable. In keeping with our strong liberal arts tradition, we seek
candidates who are committed to excellence in both teaching and research.
The ideal candidate will be able to teach at all levels of the curriculum,
including introductory and advanced phonology, syntax, a course in the
candidate's area of expertise, and the supervision of student research. The
ability to build bridges to other disciplines and/or teach cross-listed courses is
desirable. While the position is based at Haverford College, it is part of the
Tri-College Department of Linguistics (Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and
Swarthmore); the successful candidate will teach on all three campuses.
Preference will be given to candidates with post-doctoral experience or those
otherwise able to demonstrate the ability to establish a successful
independent research program. The position begins fall semester of 2012,
and it is expected that the PhD will be completed prior to that start date.

Haverford College is a top residential liberal arts college in suburban
Philadelphia, enrolling approximately 1200 undergraduates, and is in a
consortium with Swarthmore and Bryn Mawr Colleges. Haverford offers a
competitive startup package, generous sabbatical policy, small class size,
and attractive teaching load.

The application deadline is November 15, 2011. Qualified candidates should
submit a single pdf file containing a current CV, research statement, teaching
statement, and representative publications to hc-linguisticshaverford.edu.
In addition, please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent
directly to the application address below. Haverford College is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through
diversity, and strongly encourages applications and nominations from
persons of color, women, and members of other under-represented groups.

Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Corrine Fahl
101 Ryan, Haverford College
370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA 19041
Email Address for Applications: hc-linguisticshaverford.edu
Contact Information:
Corrinne Fahl
Email: cfahlhaverford.edu
Phone: 610-896-1238

Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue

Page Updated: 09-Aug-2011

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.