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Job Announcement: University of Oklahoma

General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Assistant Professor, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma, USA

Employer: University of Oklahoma
Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Job Location: Oklahoma, USA
Title: Assistant Professor of Linguistics
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
LL Issue: 24.4410
Date Submitted: 05-Nov-2013
Job Description: The University of Oklahoma announces a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor for appointment in our Linguistics BA program. Any research specialty is acceptable. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Linguistics in hand at the time of the appointment.

The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active research program. He or she must be able to teach phonetics, general linguistics, and our senior research course. In addition, he or she must be able to teach a selection of courses from the existing undergraduate curriculum: phonology, historical linguistics, semantics, morphology, syntax, phonetic field methods, second language acquisition theory, and linguistic field methods. The successful candidate will also be expected to develop new courses for the major and contribute to the growth of the Linguistics program. The teaching load is four courses per year. Salary is competitive. Appointment is to begin August 16, 2014.

A complete application will include both electronic and hard copy versions of a letter of application (addressing both research and teaching), a CV, and a sample of published work (1-2 papers). Please also send a copy of your transcript (PhD-granting institution only) along with any teaching evaluations. Finally, please arrange to have three confidential letters of recommendation sent under separate cover directly to the chair of the search committee at the application address below.

Electronic materials should be sent to Dylan Herrick at the application email address below. Review of applications will begin December 2nd, 2013. The position will remain open until filled.

Interviews will be held at the LSA Annual Meeting (Minneapolis, MN Jan 2-5). Salary and internal research funding opportunities are competitive. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Oklahoma is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity employer. For more information about the Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, visit the department URL above or contact the chair of the linguistics search committee.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Address: Dr. Dylan  Herrick
Modern Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics
780 Van Vleet Oval, Kaufman Hall 206
University of Oklahoma
Norman   OK  73019
Application Email: click here to access email
Contact Information: Dr. Dylan  Herrick
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Fax: 405-325-0103