LINGUIST List 7.1720

Thu Dec 5 1996

Jobs: Postdoc, Japanese

Editor for this issue: Anthony Rodrigues Aristar <>


  1. Gregory Ward, Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship at Northwestern University
  2. MAKISALEM.WVNET.EDU, Japanese (Revised)

Message 1: Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship at Northwestern University

Date: Tue, 03 Dec 1996 09:02:10 CST
From: Gregory Ward <>
Subject: Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship at Northwestern University

The Department of Linguistics at Northwestern University invites
applications for a postdoctoral fellowship funded through a grant to the
University from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The fellowship is for
a period of two academic years, beginning September 1, 1997. Candidates
MUST HOLD a Ph.D. in linguistics or a related field by the starting
date. We are seeking candidates in any subfield of linguistics who have
demonstrated success in analyzing primary data (e.g., experimental data,
field data, natural language corpora) and bringing such data to bear on
current theoretical issues. Preference will be given to candidates
whose research interests are interdisciplinary and mesh with those of
the current faculty.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications. The
position provides funds for computer facilities and professional travel.
The successful candidate will be expected to participate fully in
Northwestern's vibrant interdisciplinary research environment, as well
as to teach two quarter-length courses per year.

Applications are due at Northwestern by February 14, 1997. The
application should include the candidate's CV (indicating an e-mail
address), a statement of research and teaching interests, reprints or
other written work, teaching evaluations (if available), and the names
of three references. Candidates should have the letters of reference
sent directly to the search committee. Send materials to:

	Mellon Search Committee
	Department of Linguistics
	Northwestern University
	2016 Sheridan Road
	Evanston, IL 60208-4090
	(Tel: 847-491-7020, Fax: 847-491-3770)

E-mail inquiries should be directed to the search committee chair,
Gregory Ward, at The web page for the Department is:

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer, and applications from minority and women candidates are
especially welcome.
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Message 2: Japanese (Revised)

Date: Mon, 02 Dec 1996 16:07:44 EST
Subject: Japanese (Revised)


 The Department of Japanese Studies of Salem-Teikyo
University invites applications for an instructor of
Japanese at the rank of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, beginning
August, 1997. Responsibilities include teaching 6
modules (24 credit hours) and doing research for 2
modules (2 months) per year. We are seeking a person who
can teach undergraduate Japanese language courses for
non-native Japanese including "Kokugo" as a cultural
identity of the Japanese. Applicants must have native
fluency in Japanese and a terminal degree in the
relevant fields. Yaruki no aru kata mattemasu!
 Send a letter of application, vita, graduate
transcripts, and three current references to:

Dai Tanno
Department of Japanese Studies
Salem-Teikyo University
Salem, WV 26426-0500 U.S.A.
Tel: 304-782-5529

 Screening will begin on January 13, 1997 and will
continue until the position is filled. Salem-Teikyo
University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
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