LINGUIST List 9.930

Mon Jun 22 1998

Jobs: English Ling,African Langs,Anthropological Ling

Editor for this issue: Martin Jacobsen <>


  1. wakabayashi shigenori, English Ling
  2. PROF JC ROUX AFRIKATALE, Job: Professorship in African Languages
  3. Hugh W. Jarvis, Anthropological Ling (Editor)

Message 1: English Ling

Date: Mon, 22 Jun 1998 15:08:09 +0900 (JST)
From: wakabayashi shigenori <>
Subject: English Ling

Job Announcement:

Department of English Literature, Gunma Prefectural Women's
University, would like to invite applications for a position teaching
English Linguistics, starting 1 April 1999. Applicants must be
Japanese nationals and under the age of 55. Applications are
encouraged from those with academic qualifications (M. A. or
equivalent) in one or more of the following areas: Discourse Analysis;
Sociolinguistics; and Pragmatics.

Gunma Prefectural Women's University is situated near the borderline
between Gunma and Saitama. It takes about 1.5 hours from here to
Tokyo by train.

The deadline of the application is 22 July 1998.

This is not an official announcement. Those interested in receiving
an official job advertisement should write to Shigenori Wakabayashi by
sending an email to <> or by sending a fax (in
Japanese) to 81-(0)270-65-9538.
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Message 2: Job: Professorship in African Languages

Date: Mon, 22 Jun 1998 13:05:04 +0200
Subject: Job: Professorship in African Languages

The University of Stellenbosch, South Africa invites applications for
the following position:


Duties: Teaching at undergraduate as well as post graduate levels;
active research involvement.

Requirements: An appropriate doctorate in an African Language;
specialisation in either African linguistics and/or African literature
and/or communication studies applied to African languages; a proven
research and publication record.

Recommendation: Mother tongue competency in an African language spoken
in South Africa.

Commencement of duties: January 1999 or as soon as possible thereafter

Closing date for applications: 17 July 1998

Enquiries: Prof Justus Roux on +27 (0)21 808 2017; fax +27 (0)21 808
2171; e-mail: 


A competitive remuneration package and excellent fringe benefits are
attached to this position. For further details contact +27 (0)21 808

A comprehensive curriculum vitae and details regarding your present
occupation, salary and citizenship as well as the names and telephone
numbers of at least two referees, an indication of the earliest date
on which duty can be assumed, and attested copies of certificates
should be addressed to the Chief Director, Human Resources, University
of Stellenbosch, Private Bag X1, Matieland 7602, South Africa. Fax
+27 (0)21 808 2484. applicants should request their referees to send
confidential reports as soon as possible directly to the same address.

The University of Stellenbosch is dedicated to equal opportunity.

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Message 3: Anthropological Ling (Editor)

Date: Sun, 21 Jun 1998 19:53:32 -0400 (EDT)
From: Hugh W. Jarvis <>
Subject: Anthropological Ling (Editor)

We are looking for an active scholar interested in anthropological
linguistics to join our international editorial board on the
Anthropology Review Database.

ARD is an electronic resource, publishing reviews of the whole gamut
of anthropological media and linking to items published in other fora.

Review editors oversee the production of reviews to ensure quality and
provide advice for the main project itself. They are also encouraged
to develop our project in other ways, such as expanding our

Please visit our Web site for more details about the project. I would
be happy to discuss the (volunteer) position further.


	Hugh Jarvis

 Hugh Jarvis
 Editor, Anthropology Review Database
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