LINGUIST List 9.1464

Tue Oct 20 1998

Jobs: TESOL, Syntax/Computational Ling

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  1. Natalie Maynor, TESOL; Assistant Prof at Mississippi State
  2. Sheilagh MacDonald, Tenure Track-Assistant Professor-Syntax/Computational Linguistics

Message 1: TESOL; Assistant Prof at Mississippi State

Date: Tue, 20 Oct 1998 11:20:28 -0500
From: Natalie Maynor <>
Subject: TESOL; Assistant Prof at Mississippi State

Tenure-track position: Assistant Professor in TESOL. Ability to teach
transformational-generative grammar highly desirable. Ph.D. required. 
Send application and c.v. to arrive by November 15, 1998, to

Matthew Little, Head
Department of English
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Mississippi State University is an AA/EO employer.
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Message 2: Tenure Track-Assistant Professor-Syntax/Computational Linguistics

Date: Tue, 20 Oct 1998 15:07:13 -0700
From: Sheilagh MacDonald <>
Subject: Tenure Track-Assistant Professor-Syntax/Computational Linguistics

Applications are being accepted for a tenure-track position in
Linguistics starting September 1, 1999. This position is subject to
budgetary approval. Appointment will be made at the assistant
professor rank. A primary specialization in syntax or morphosyntax is
required for this position. Preference will be given to candidates who
combine their research with an area of computational linguistics or
natural language processing. The successful candidate will be
assigned teaching duties in syntax at all levels as well as courses in
general linguistics and, when applicable, natural language processing.

Candidates should hold a PhD in linguistics or related area, show
strong promise as a researcher, be prepared to become active in the
development and management of undergraduate and graduate programs and
to accept graduate supervision duties.

Interested applicants are invited to send a letter of application,
curriculum vitae, the names of at least three referees and sample
publications by January 30, 1999 to:

Dr. P. McFetridge, Chair,
Department of Linguistics
8888 University Dr.
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, BC, CANADA
V5A 1S6
phone: (604) 291-3554
fax: (604) 291-5659

In accordance with Canada Immigration requirements, this advertisement
is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. SFU offers
equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants.
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