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LINGUIST List 23.4947

Tue Nov 27 2012

Jobs: Anthro Ling: Associate Lecturer, Cleveland State University

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <sarahlinguistlist.org>

Date: 27-Nov-2012
From: Human Resources <nonegiven.com>
Subject: Anthropological Linguistics: Associate Lecturer, Cleveland State University, Ohio, USA
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University or Organization: Cleveland State University
Department: Anthropology and English
Job Location: OH, USA
Web Address: http://www.csuohio.edu/
Job Rank: Associate Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Anthropological Linguistics


Department: Anthropology and English
Position: College Associate Lecturer
Start Date: August 19, 2013

Joint appointment in Anthropology (51%) and English 49%), teaching four courses per semester in the Linguistics Program, along with service duties as assigned. The position is annually renewable for an additional five years based upon satisfactory performance, programmatic needs, and university financial resources. After a comprehensive sixth year review, the appointee will be eligible for two successive three-year appointments and six-year appointments thereafter.

Minimum qualifications are a PhD in Linguistics, English, or Anthropology with a specialization in Linguistic Anthropology; college teaching experience; oral proficiency in English at the superior level according to ACTFL standards; ability to teach core and elective courses in our Linguistics B.A. program (including introduction to linguistics, morphology and syntax, phonology, language and meaning, traditional grammar, introduction to the English language, and anthropological/sociolinguistics).

Preferred qualifications include documented excellence in teaching; expressed commitment to contributing to the life of the University primarily through teaching and service; experience teaching introduction to linguistics, morphology and syntax, phonology, semantics, and socio/anthropological linguistics; experience teaching future secondary-school teachers of English; experience with heritage/refugee ethnolinguistics; interest in and ability to develop and conduct a summer Linguistics Field School with focus on the heritage ethnolinguistic communities of Greater Cleveland.

Send letter of application (addressing pedagogical experience, teaching philosophy, and career plans), current C.V., graduate transcripts, summary documentation of teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation (sent under separate cover). Review of applications will begin on January 14, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. Hiring is contingent on maintaining existing levels of funding from the State. Please send all application materials to the application address below.

Commensurate with experience

Cleveland State University is a major public urban university with a diverse population of 17,000 students. It is located within walking distance of downtown business and entertainment centers, and is just minutes away from Cleveland's world-class museums and orchestra.

Cleveland State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline:
Mailing Address for Applications:
Linguistics Lecturer Search Committee Chair
Dept. of Anthropology
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115
Contact Information:
Human Resources
Email: nonegiven.com

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