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LINGUIST List 23.1549

Tue Mar 27 2012

Jobs: English; Second Lang Acq; Linguistic Variation: Visiting Asst Prof, U of Wisconsin-Madison

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Date: 27-Mar-2012
From: Anja Wanner <awannerwisc.edu>
Subject: English; Second Language Acquisition; Linguistic Variation: Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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University or Organization: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department: Department of English
Job Location: Wisconsin, USA
Web Address: http://www.english.wisc.edu/
Job Rank: Visiting Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Second Language Acquisition; Linguistic Variation

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

The Department of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites
applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professorship in English
linguistics (2012-13). Applicants should demonstrate strong research and
teaching experience in second language acquisition and language
variation.

The appointment includes teaching five undergraduate courses (2 in the
fall, 3 in the spring) in second language acquisition and language
variation. Salary range is $50,000-55,000 (actual salary will depend on
the candidate's qualifications) plus benefits and $1500 in flex funds.
Candidates must have Ph.D. in hand before the appointment begins in
August 2012.

Applications must include a curriculum vita, a statement of research and
teaching interests, and a writing sample. Also, applicants must submit the
names and contact information of three referees who have agreed to
provide letters of reference. Send your applications by mail to Professor
Anja Wanner, at the application address below. Applications must arrive
on or before May 11, 2012, for full consideration.

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We
promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified
individuals to apply. A criminal background check will be conducted.

Application Deadline: 11-May-2012
Mailing Address for Applications:
Professor Anja Wanner, Associate Chair
Department of English
University of Wisconsin-Madison
600 N. Park Street
Madison, WI 53706
USA
Contact Information:
Professor Anja Wanner
Email: awannerwisc.edu

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