LINGUIST List 6.988

Thu Jul 20 1995

Jobs: African lgs, Eastern Indonesian specialist

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  1. Elabbas Benmamoun, JOB: African lgs.
  2. Malcolm Ross, Job for eastern Indonesian specialist

Message 1: JOB: African lgs.

Date: Wed, 19 Jul 1995 07:29:02 JOB: African lgs.
From: Elabbas Benmamoun <>
Subject: JOB: African lgs.


The Departtment of Linguistics at the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign may have a temporary position for a visiting assistant
professor (with Ph.D. in African linguistics) or visiting lecturer (ABD in
African linguistics) to teach introductory courses in African linguistics
and general linguistics and to supervise teaching assistants in the Program
in African Languages. Teaching experience on the college level required.
Interested persons should send a curriculum vitae and letters of reference
before 26 July 1995 (preferably by fax or e-mail) to;

Professor Elmer H. Antonsen, Head
Department of Linguistics
4088 For. Lgs. Bldg.
University of Illinois
707 S. Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801

Fax: (217) 333-3466; e-mail:
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Message 2: Job for eastern Indonesian specialist

Date: Wed, 19 Jul 1995 15:07:33 Job for eastern Indonesian specialist
From: Malcolm Ross <>
Subject: Job for eastern Indonesian specialist





Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Fellow
Level A/Level B)

Applications are sought for the position of Postdoctoral Fellow/Research
Fellow in the field of Indonesian linguistics in the Department of
Linguistics, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies. The position is
available from 1 January, 1996.

Applicants should have a PhD, publications and field experience in
Indonesian linguistics. The appointee will contribute to the Department's
program of field research on the Austronesian language family and to
interdisciplinary studies of language and society undertaken by members of
the Division of Society and Environment. The Department's Indonesian focus
is chiefly in eastern Indonesia, defined as the region from Sulawesi to
Irian Jaya. A interdisciplinary project investigating language and culture
in one or more societies of eastern Indonesia is planned and the appointee
will be expected to take part in this project.

The appointee will also be expected to share in the supervision of doctoral
students and in the editing and refereeing of MSS submitted to the book
series, Pacific Linguistics, which the Department publishes.

Contact: For further infornation about the psoition please contact
Professor A.K. Pawley, Head, Department of Linguistics, telephone (61 6)
2490028 or 2492279. Further particulars, which include the selection
criteria, are available from the School Secretary, Research School of
Pacific and Asian Studies, telephone (61) (6) 249 2678; fax (61) (6) 249
4836; email:

Closing Date: 1 September 1995
Ref: PA 28.6.2

Salary: Postdoctoral Fellow A$32,914-$40,087 p.a.
 Research Fellow A$42,198-$50,111 p.a.

Appointment : Postdoctoral Fellow for up to two years, with the possibility
of extension to maximum of three years; Research Fellow for three years
with the possibility of extension to to the maximum of five years.
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