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Job Announcement: University of Iowa
French; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Iowa, Iowa, USA
University of Iowa
Department of French and Italian
|Job Location:||Iowa, USA|
Second Language Acquisition
The Department of French and Italian in the Division of World Languages,
Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Iowa invites applications
for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in French applied linguistics.
Required qualifications: Ph.D. in French, French Linguistics, Second
Language Acquisition (SLA) or a related field in hand by August 2013;
native or near-native fluency in French and English; evidence of an active
research program in the acquisition of French as a second language or a
related field. Desirable qualifications: experience in language program
coordination. The successful candidate must be able to direct the
first-year French program and to teach undergraduate courses in French
language and linguistics and graduate courses in teaching methodology and
second language acquisition. Opportunities to collaborate with SLA/FLARE
and Division faculty to develop and teach interdisciplinary courses.
Send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statements of research interests
and teaching philosophy, and one sample of scholarly work to the Search
Committee online at the application URL below and arrange to have three
letters of recommendation submitted online to the same link. Refer to
requisition number 61609. Screening begins November 1st and preliminary
interviews may be conducted by telephone.
The Department of French and Italian, the Division of World Languages,
Literatures and Cultures, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are
strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of
the University, College, Division and Department reflect this commitment.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University is an Equal
Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer.
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