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Thu May 31 2012
Jobs: Lang Acq: Post Doc, U of Utah
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From: Shantel de Arraiz <shantel.arraizutah.edu>
Subject: Language Acquisition: Post Doc, Univeristy of Utah, Utah, USA
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University or Organization: Univeristy of Utah
Job Location: Utah, USA
Web Address: http://www.linguistics.utah.edu/
Job Rank: Post Doc
Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition
The Department of Linguistics and the newly-established Second Language
Teaching and Research Center (L2TReC) at the University of Utah invite
applications for a one-year post doctoral fellow in the field of Second
Language Acquisition. Specific research area is open, but the candidate must
have demonstrated expertise in experimental/quantitative methods in the
study of SLA. Duties will include regular interaction with faculty and students
in the Speech Acquisition Lab, the Department of Linguistics and L2TReC:
the post doctoral fellow will collaborate on research with local scholars,
participate in activities of the affiliated units, mentor graduate and
undergraduate students, and teach a seminar in his/her area of expertise.
The Department of Linguistics offers the BA, MA, and PhD degrees and
houses the Speech Acquisition Lab. L2TReC brings together scholars from
across campus working in the areas of SLA, L2 methodology, and K-12 dual
immersion education in the state public school system. L2TReC also houses
instruction for 20+ languages, providing training and supervision for
instructors and a hub for curriculum development and assessment.
Please see these websites for more information about faculty profiles,
programs of study, and current research projects.
To apply for this position, please follow the following link and submit the
following: a current CV, a statement of research interests and career goals
that addresses suitability for this position, at least three representative
publications and/or other writing samples, and contact information for three
references. Review of applications will begin on June 1, 2012 and will
continue until the position is filled or July 15, 2012, whichever is earlier. Start
date is 16 August 2012.
The University of Utah offers a very competitive benefits package and is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities,
women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Veterans preference. Reasonable accommodations provided. For additional
Application Deadline: 15-Jul-2012
Web Address for Applications: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/15837
Administrative Officer Shantel de Arraiz
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