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Sat Sep 17 2011

Jobs: Spanish Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Boston University

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        1.     Jonathan Barnes , Spanish Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Boston University, MA, USA

Message 1: Spanish Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Boston University, MA, USA
Date: 16-Sep-2011
From: Jonathan Barnes <jabarnesbu.edu>
Subject: Spanish Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Boston University, MA, USA
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University or Organization: Boston University
Department: Romance Studies
Job Location: Massachusetts, USA
Web Address: http://www.bu.edu/rs/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


The Department of Romance Studies at Boston University seeks a tenure-
track Assistant Professor of Spanish and Linguistics (http://ling.bu.edu/)
to teach courses in the linguistic analysis of Spanish and in general
linguistics, beginning September 2012 (pending budgetary approval).

Requirements include a Ph.D. in Linguistics, with expertise in at least one of
the core areas of linguistic theory (phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax,
or semantics) and teaching/research specialization in an area of Spanish
linguistics (interest in Hispanic Bilingualism in the U.S. or Spanish in the
Americas would be especially welcome); demonstrated excellence in
research and in undergraduate and graduate level teaching and advising; and
native or near-native proficiency in both Spanish and English. Salary
commensurate with experience.

The following application materials should be sent as individual files in PDF
format (as attachments contained in one or more email messages) to

(a) Letter of application;
(b) CV;
(c) and (d) Separate statements of research and teaching interests;
(e) 3 sample publications;
(f) Documentation of teaching ability.

Candidates must also arrange for 3 letters of reference to be sent
electronically to the same address.

Supporting materials not available in electronic format may be sent by mail to
the application address below. Please also indicate in your cover letter
whether you plan to attend the LSA meeting in January 2012.

For full consideration, all materials (including letters of recommendation)
should be received no later than November 1, 2011.

Questions about the position may be directed to Prof. Jonathan Barnes, Co-
Chair, Search Committee, at jabarnesbu.edu.

Boston University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: 01-Nov-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Spanish Linguistic Search Committee
Boston University
Department of Romance Studies
621 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Email Address for Applications: spanlinglouis-xiv.bu.edu
Contact Information:
Prof. Jonathan Barnes
Email: jabarnesbu.edu
Phone: 617-353-6222

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