LINGUIST List 8.1599

Fri Nov 7 1997

Jobs: English/Editing Assistant, General Ling, EFL

Editor for this issue: Anita Huang <anitalinguistlist.org>


Directory

  1. Corinne B. Moore, Controlled English/Editing Assistant
  2. Robert W. Murray, Morphology, Semantics, and Grammaticalization
  3. Huang, Shih-Jen, Positions in EFL

Message 1: Controlled English/Editing Assistant

Date: Thu, 06 Nov 1997 15:34:43 -0500
From: Corinne B. Moore <moorec3diebold.com>
Subject: Controlled English/Editing Assistant

Controlled English/Editing Assistant

Diebold, Incorporated is a leader in the development and sale of ATMs, 
financial transaction equipment and security technology to markets 
worldwide. We are currently soliciting applications for the position of 
Controlled English/Editing Assistant. This is a full-time position at 
the Diebold Corporate Headquarters and R&D facility in North Canton 
Ohio. 

Duties:
-Assist head lexicographer in defining Controlled English vocabulary 
 used in technical documentation. 
-Assist in maintaining lexical database. 
-Editing of technical documentation.

Applicable skills and experience:
-lexical analysis
-substantial experience with a foreign language 
-syntactic analysis
-glossary development
-database maintenance
-linguistics coursework in core theoretical fields such as syntax, 
 semantics, phonology
-advanced coursework in language-related field
-advanced writing
-lexicography or lexically-oriented linguistics
-technical writing
-editing
-advanced writing
-excellent verbal and written communication skills
-flexible
-comfortable working in a team environment

Resumes may be sent to the address below. Fax submissions are also 
welcome.

Diebold, Incorporated
Attn: R. Tuel
5995 Mayfair Rd.
North Canton, OH 44720

fax: (330)490-4549

Equal Opportunity Employer
M/F/D/V
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Message 2: Morphology, Semantics, and Grammaticalization

Date: Thu, 6 Nov 1997 18:24:12 -0700 (MST)
From: Robert W. Murray <rwmurrayacs.ucalgary.ca>
Subject: Morphology, Semantics, and Grammaticalization


Tenure-Track Position in Linguistics

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Calgary invites
applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the level of
Assistant Professor. Primary research interests should be in one or more
of the following areas: morphology, semantics, and grammaticalization. An
additional research emphasis in one of the following areas would be an
asset: languages of the Americas, in particular Spanish and/or aboriginal
languages of North America; sociolinguistics; neurolinguistics or
psycholinguistics. The successful applicant will be expected to teach
undergraduate and graduate courses in Linguistics. The position will
commence on July 1, 1998, and candidates should have a Ph.D. in
Linguistics by this date. Please submit a CV, a statement of research
interests, sample publications, evidence of a commitment to excellence in
teaching, and arrange to have three confidential letters of reference
forwarded to:

	Dr. Robert W. Murray, Head
	The Department of Linguistics
	2500 University Dr. NW
	The University of Calgary
	Calgary, AB
	T2N 1N4
	 
The deadline is February 15, 1998. The University of Calgary is committed
to employment equity. In accordance with Canadian immigration
requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent
residents of Canada.


- -------------------------------------
Dr. Robert W. Murray, Head, Linguistics 
The University of Calgary 
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
(403) 220 6986 or 5469
Fax: (403) 282-3880
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Message 3: Positions in EFL

Date: Fri, 07 Nov 1997 20:03:23 +0800
From: Huang, Shih-Jen <ufpadatams6.hinet.net>
Subject: Positions in EFL

DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES
FOO-YIN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
TAIWAN

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

1. ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (for both Chinese and native speakers of English)

Qualifications:
1) The applicant must hold a Ph.D. degree in applied linguistics,
 TESOL, instructional technology or speech communication.
2) The applicant's B.A. and M.A. must be in related fields.


Duties: 1) 10 credit hours/week (Ph.D.)---minimum.
 2) Rendering service at the departmental level.
 3) Commitment to teaching and research.
 4) Advising Students

Salaries: 1) Assistant professor--NT$ 62,180 (2,200 US dollars)/month
- minimum
 (extra payment for extra credit hours)
 2) Year-end bonus (*1.5 month).
 3) Health insurance coverage.

2. LECTURER (for native speakers of English only)

Qualifications: M.A. in TESOL or applied linguistics. The applicant's
B.A. must be
 in related fields.

Duties:1) 12 credit hours/week (M.A.)---minimum.
 2) Rendering service at the departmental level.
 3) Commitment to teaching and research.
 4) Advising students.

Salaries: 1) Lecturer--NT$ 50,710 (1,811 US dollars)/month.
 (extra payment for extra credit hours)
 2) Year-end bonus (*1.5 month).
 3) Health insurance coverage.

3. APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Applications consist of the following materials:

 1) formal letter of application (English preferred), indicating
position
 desired and main qualifications for that position, addressed to

 Department of Foreign Languages
 Foo-Yin Institute of Technology
 151 Chin-hsueh Road, Ta-laio Village
 Kaohsiung County 831
 TAIWAN

 Tel: (7)781-1151ext.325
 Fax: (7)782-6146
 E-mail: ufpadatams6.hinet.net
 Country code: 886

 2) resume (English or Chinese)
 3) 3 letters of recommendation (English or Chinese)
 4) undergraduate and graduate transcripts

The reviewing process will begin from early December, 1997.
The teaching positions will be open till they are all filled.
For further information, please feel free to contact the department by
fax or by e-mail.
 http:\\www.fy.edu.tw\


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