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LINGUIST List 23.2261

Thu May 10 2012

Jobs: General Linguistics; Writing: Professor, LCC International University

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Date: 10-May-2012
From: Kate Klorer, Expatriate Recruiter <kklorerlcc.lt>
Subject: General Linguistics; Writing: Professor, LCC International University, Klaipeda, Lithuania
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University or Organization: LCC International University
Department: English Department
Job Location: Klaipeda, Lithuania
Web Address: http://www.lcc.lt
Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Writing


Description:

LCC International University is seeking a Professor of Linguistics.

The University: LCC International University is a fully accredited liberal
arts university located in the port city of Klaipeda, Lithuania. All instruction
is in English and our 600 students come from 22 countries for an
education from a Christian worldview.

The Lithuanian language, derived from Sanskrit, is one of the oldest indo
European languages alive today and many LCC students are native
speakers of Lithuanian, as well as Belarusian, Russian, Latvian,
Romanian, Ukrainian, Kazak, and Uzbek, among others. LCC is an
exciting place for a linguist to spend a sabbatical or study leave, therefore,
while we will prioritize long term applications, we are also open to short
term assignments.

Open Position:
English Faculty: Linguistics/Writing Professor

LCC International University invites applications for a full-time, faculty
position in the English department.

Responsibilities include:
- Teaching linguistics courses such as Language Acquisition,
Bilingualism, Structure of Language, Phonetics & Phonology, or
Language Research Methods, as well as basic writing courses
- Advising students including those interested in linguistics careers
- Providing assistance in curriculum development
- Continuing scholarship and community service

Required Qualifications:
- Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics or a closely related field by the time of
appointment, or a Master's degree in Linguistics with at least three years
of related work experience
- Demonstrated competence in teaching undergraduate linguistics
- Ability to teach other core courses in first-year writing; Language
research methods
- Demonstrated commitment to student-centered education
- Demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of a culturally, ethnically,
and linguistically diverse student body

Application:
To apply, send your CV and cover letter to opportunitieslcc.lt.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: opportunitieslcc.lt
Contact Information:
Kate Klorer, Expatriate Recruiter
Email: kklorerlcc.lt

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