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Job Announcement: California State University, Fresno

English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, California State University, Fresno, California, USA

Employer: California State University, Fresno
Job Location: California, USA
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Language Specialty: English
LL Issue: 23.4127
Date Submitted: 03-Oct-2012
Job Description: California State University, Fresno

College of Arts and Humanities
Vacancy # 11894

Applied Linguistics, Assistant Professor - Academic Year

Position Characteristics: The Department of Linguistics is seeking candidates
in Applied Linguistics with a specialization in one or more of the following
areas: sociolinguistics; discourse analysis; teaching English as a second
language; linguistics and reading. Preference will be given to candidates who
have a specialization in more than one area. Specific assignments will
depend on departmental needs.Duties will include, but are not limited to,
teaching, advising students, participating in program development, actively
engaging in research and problem solving activities, and committee service
at all levels of university governance. The successful candidate may be
called upon to teach in a distance education mode and will be encouraged to
develop web-enhanced and/or web-based instruction. Outcomes assessment
and service learning are important components of the university curriculum.
The successful candidate will be expected to work cooperatively with faculty
and staff in the department and college.

Academic Preparation: Ph.D. in Linguistics or Applied Linguistics is required.
Qualifying degree(s) must be from an accredited institution or foreign

Teaching Or Other Experience: Candidates are expected to demonstrate a
commitment to and potential for teaching excellence and scholarly activity at
the university level. Candidates with a record of publications, presentations,
and/or participation in grant activities are strongly preferred. The successful
candidate must demonstrate a commitment and/or ability to work with diverse
faculty, staff, and students. The University is committed to promoting the
success of all, and to reducing the barriers to success related to differences
in areas such as race, ethnicity, culture, disability, and more. Candidates who
can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and identify their
strengths and experiences in this area. For additional information on the
University's commitment to diversity visit: .

Application Instructions: Submit online application at and attach the following materials: (a) current CV;
(b) letter of application indicating specific qualifications for the position; (c)
recent publication(s); (d) recent evidence of quality teaching. Do not submit
letters of recommendation at this time. Letters of recommendation and list of
references will be requested from candidates who are selected for phone

To ensure the full consideration, applicants should submit all application
materials by 1/15/2013. Searches automatically close on 4/1/2013 if not

Application Deadline: 05-Jan-2013
Application URL:
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