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LINGUIST List 24.2074

Thu May 16 2013

Jobs: Applied Ling; Lang Acq: Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <caylenlinguistlist.org>

Date: 15-May-2013
From: Graham Crookes <slschairhawaii.edu>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hawaii, USA
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University or Organization: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Department: Second Language Studies
Job Location: Hawaii, USA
Web Address: http://www.hawaii.edu/sls/sls/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition


Description:

Assistant Professor, with specialization in second language and multilingual
learning and development in social settings outside of formal instruction
(position number 82462), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, College of Languages,
Linguistics and Literature, full time, tenure track, to begin August 1, 2014.

The Department of Second Language Studies offers a BA, an MA and a PhD in
Second Language Studies as well as an Advanced Graduate Certificate. The
University of Hawai‘i is a Carnegie "very high research activity university"
with a strong orientation to the Asia-Pacific region. The university supports
interdisciplinary initiatives within and across departments and colleges, and
places high value on extramural funding. It also values research that
addresses locally relevant issues and local populations in Hawai‘i.

Duties and responsibilities:
The successful candidate will teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate
levels, including in the area of second language and multilingual learning and
development beyond the classroom, mentor undergraduate and graduate students,
and engage in research and service.

Of particular interest are candidates whose research focuses on language
learning and development across the lifespan, in populations such as (but not
limited to) immigrants, heritage language speakers/learners and 1.5 generation
learners.

Minimum qualifications
Applicants must:
- Be ABD at time of application
- Have a PhD in second language studies, applied linguistics, or closely related field
by July 31, 2014
- Have demonstrated ability to conduct research in the applicant's specialization,
as evidenced by publication

Annual 9-month salary: $60,000-$67,500, commensurate with qualifications and
experience.

To apply: Send cover letter summarizing research and teaching interests and
experience, including the names and contact information of three referees, as
well as a CV, a research statement, and a statement of teaching philosophy,
all as a single pdf document. In addition, send no more than three sample
publications as pdf documents. All application materials should be sent as
email attachments to the application email.

Send all email inquiries to contact personnel: Dr. Graham Crookes, Chair,
Search Committee

Closing date: August 15, 2013

Refer to http://workatuh.hawaii.edu/Jobs/NAdvert/17592/2052557/1/postdate/desc
for more information.



Application Deadline: 15-Aug-2013

Email Address for Applications: slschairhawaii.edu
Contact Information:
Dr. Graham Crookes
Email: slschairhawaii.edu
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