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Job Announcement: University of Arizona

Anthropological Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Arizona, Arizona, USA

Employer: University of Arizona
Job Location: Arizona, USA
Title: Assistant Professor (Non-Tenure Track), Anthropology
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Anthropological Linguistics
LL Issue: 24.4332
Date Submitted: 01-Nov-2013
Job Description: The School of Anthropology at the University of Arizona invites applications for a full-time teaching-intensive Assistant Professor, non-tenure eligible, for a three-semester appointment, starting January 2014 until June 2015.

The candidate must have Ph.D. in Anthropology, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, or a related discipline by the time of appointment. We seek a candidate whose research combines qualitative and quantitative methods and who has research experience doing ethnographic fieldwork.

The School is seeking an individual who is able to work with diverse students and colleagues, and who has experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives. As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, the University of Arizona recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

Geographic area and theoretical focus are open. The School of Anthropology offers a rich mentoring environment for junior scholars. Interviews will take place at NWAV and AAA, or by Skype.

Requested Documents:
- Letter of Interest
- Curriculum Vita
- Names and contact information for three referees
- Provide a brief synopsis of your teaching philosophy and a list of courses that you might provide with summary explanations of their content and approach

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Teach three courses per semester
- Teach large undergraduate classes
- Mentor students

Minimum Qualifications:
- Ph.D. in Anthropology, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, or a related field, in hand by time of appointment

Preferred Qualifications:
- Prior teaching experience.

Apply at the application URL below and click on Apply for Jobs and search for job number 53645.

Pay: 40,000
FTE: 1.00
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application URL:
Contact Information: Dr. Norma  Mendoza-Denton
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Phone: (520 )891-8874 Fax: (520)621-2088