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Job Announcement: Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

English: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Illinois, USA


Employer: Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
English Language and Literature
http://www.siue.edu/ENGLISH
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Title: Assistant Prof of English
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Language Acquisition
Language Specialty: English
LL Issue: 24.3515
Date Submitted: 06-Sep-2013
Job Description: The Department of English invites applications for a tenure-track position in applied linguistics, with secondary specialization in second language acquisition. Will teach courses in the MA TESL program, in undergraduate and graduate linguistics, in composition (ESL and regular), and some general education courses.

Desirable:
- Record of ESL and TESL experience abroad.

Academic year:
- 3/3 load.

Ph.D. in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, or related field required. If Ph.D. is not completed by the beginning of the contract period, appointment will be at rank of Instructor until all degree requirements are fulfilled.

Salary commensurate with experience and credentials.

Position open until filled.

Completed applications postmarked by November 8, 2013 will have priority. Interviews at LSA in January. Send cover letter, vita, unofficial transcript, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation to the Linguistics Search Committee at the application address below. Candidates who advance to the second round will be asked to submit a writing sample and statement of research philosophy. Electronic applications will not be accepted for this position.

SIUE is a premier metropolitan university located twenty miles from St. Louis MO, with a diverse faculty and student body. As an affirmative action employer, SIUE offers equal opportunity without regard to race, color, creed or religion, age, sex, national origin, or handicap. Women and minorities are urged to apply. SIUE is a state university. Benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas.
Application Deadline: 08-Nov-2013
Application Address: Professor Kristine  Hildebrandt
Linguistics Search Committee
Department of English, Box 1431L
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville   IL  62026-1431
USA 
Contact Information: Professor Kristine  Hildebrandt
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