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Mon Nov 21 2011

Jobs: Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Guam

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        1.     Hyun Jong Hahm , Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Guam, Guam

Message 1: Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Guam, Guam
Date: 20-Nov-2011
From: Hyun Jong Hahm <hhahmuguam.uog.edu>
Subject: Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Guam, Guam
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University or Organization: University of Guam
Department: Division of English & Applied Linguistics
Job Location: Mangilao, Guam, Mariana Islands, Guam
Web Address: http://www.uog.edu/CLASSEnglishandAppliedLinguistics.aspx
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics


The Division of English & Applied Linguistics seeks a tenure-track Applied
Linguistics / Linguistics Specialist to begin August 2012.

The ideal candidate will: 1) Contribute to and teach a variety of undergraduate
and graduate applied linguistics and linguistics courses as well as
developmental and freshman composition classes; 2) Assist in building our
Linguistics course offerings as needs are identified; 3) Assist with advances
in student-learning outcome assessment in the English and Applied
Linguistics Program; 5) Maintain a continuous record of scholarly/ creative
activity; and 6) Be willing to undergo training in order to teach a Distance
Education course.

The duties include: 1) Teaching 12 credit hours per semester (faculty may
apply for a one-course load reduction for research, instructional innovation, or
service); 2) Student advisement; and 3) Division, college, and university

Required: 1) Ph.D. in English, Applied Linguistics, Linguistics, or a closely
related field from an institution with US regional accreditation or foreign
equivalent by August 2012 (ABDs welcome to apply, granted the doctorate is
attained by the time employment begins); 2) A record of scholarly
publications and activities in the areas of interest and expertise; 3) Teaching
experience at the university level, with evidence of teaching ability /
scholarship through student evaluations.

Preference will be given to candidates with broad experiences in: 1)
English developmental and freshman composition; 2) Second Language
Acquisition; 3) Language Assessment; 4) English phonology, morphology,
syntax, semantics; 5) Psycholinguistics; or an interest in cancer research,
outreach, or education.

Salary Level:
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience relevant to
this nine-month position.

Fringe benefits include subsidized hospitalization-and-medical plan, life
insurance, cafeteria (flexible tax-benefit) plan, and Government of Guam
retirement plan.

Application Process:
All applicants must submit: (1) A letter of application that describes the
candidate's qualifications; (2) Curriculum vitae; (3) Complete contact
information, including fax number and email address, for three professional
references; (4) Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts; (5)
Evidence of excellence in teaching (e.g., student evaluation ratings;
pedagogical materials such as syllabi and rubrics, copies of peer-observation
reports; student testimonials; and a statement of teaching philosophy); (6)
three recommendation letters that address the applicant's teaching, research,
& collegiality, and (7) Writing sample (preferably published, maximum 30
pages) to the email address listed below.

Short-listed candidates must submit: 1) Government of Guam application
form (available at UOG Human Resources Office link:

The selected candidate must submit official undergraduate and graduate
transcripts sent directly from the awarding institution to the University of
Guam Human Resources Office, UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923.

All application materials should be sent to the application address below. For
further information, please email
risaquanyahoo.com and hhahmuguam.uog.edu.

Review of applications begins on January 16, 2012 and continues until the
position is filled.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Clarisa Garcia Quan
English Search Committee
c/o Human Resources Office
UOG Station
Mangilao 96923
Email Address for Applications: uog.englishlxsearchyahoo.com
Contact Information:
Dr. Hyun Jong Hahm
Email: hhahmuguam.uog.edu
Phone: 671 735 2725

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