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Thu Oct 13 2011
Jobs: German; Applied Ling; Multilingualism: Asst Prof, U of Waterloo
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1. James Skidmore ,
German; Applied Linguistics with a Focus on Multilingualism: Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Message 1: German; Applied Linguistics with a Focus on Multilingualism: Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
From: James Skidmore <skidmoreuwaterloo.ca>
Subject: German; Applied Linguistics with a Focus on Multilingualism: Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
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University or Organization: University of Waterloo
Department: Germanic and Slavic Studies
Job Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Web Address: http://germanicandslavic.uwaterloo.ca
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Multilingualism
Required Language(s): German (deu)
The Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies at the University of Waterloo is
accepting applications for the position of Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in
German, specialization in applied linguistics with a focus on multilingualism
studies. The successful candidate must have a PhD in hand by the time the
appointment begins on 1 July 2012 and an actively developing research program
in the specified field. Duties include research, teaching at the undergraduate and
graduate levels, supervision of graduate students, and service to the
department, university, and discipline.
German Studies at the University of Waterloo is a robust enterprise offering
programs leading to the BA, MA, and PhD in German. The current staff of eight
tenured professors possesses expertise in applied linguistics (second language
development and pedagogy, sociolinguistics, and CALL), German and Austrian
literature (18th-20th centuries), and film and visual studies. The department is
home to the Waterloo Centre for German Studies, an endowed research institute
that also operates a range of intellectual and cultural programming. The
university, rated the most innovative university in Canada for many years
running, is located in one of the fastest growing regions of the country.
Salary range commensurate with qualifications and experience. The closing date
for applications is 30 November 2011. Applications, including a cover letter,
curriculum vitae, evidence of successful research and teaching, and letters from
three referees, should be sent in electronic format only directly to Dr. James M.
Skidmore at the email address below.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens
and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Waterloo
encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women,
members of visible minorities, native peoples, and persons with disabilities.
Application Deadline: 30-Nov-2011
Email Address for Applications: skidmoreuwaterloo.ca
Dr. James Skidmore
Phone: 519-888-4567 x33687
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