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Job Announcement: Texas Woman's University

General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Texas Woman's University, Texas, USA

Employer: Texas Woman's University
English, Speech, and Foreign Languages
Job Location: Texas, USA
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
LL Issue: 23.4677
Date Submitted: 08-Nov-2012
Job Description: Assistant Professor of English specializing in linguistics and in an area
of British Literature prior to 1800 to support BA and MA programs in
English and the PhD program in rhetoric. PhD in English or closely related
area required. The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent
teaching; clear evidence of an active, ongoing program of research (with
publications or the strong potential for publications); and a commitment to
service, including directing graduate student research. Background or
interest in rhetoric also desirable, as is experience or interest in online

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate
transcripts, three letters of reference, sample course evaluations, sample
syllabus, and a writing sample (not more than 25 pages) via email to the
application email address below. All materials must include the position
code 13AS-ESFL01 and the candidate's name in the subject line.

Texas Woman's University occupies a notable position in higher education as
the nation's largest university primarily for women. Established in 1901,
TWU is a doctoral/research-intensive public university which emphasizes the
liberal arts and sciences as well as specialized and professional studies
in business, nursing, health sciences, and education. The College of Arts
and Sciences, with over thirty-five percent of TWU's graduate and
undergraduate population of over 14,700, prepares students for success in a
global world. TWU operates three campuses: Houston, Dallas, and the main
campus in Denton (population 115,000), located 40 miles north of the
Dallas/Fort Worth area. This metroplex, the nation's fourth largest urban
center, has world-class museums, orchestras, opera, ballet, theatre
companies, as well as an array of professional and collegiate sports
venues. Additional information about the University is available at

Texas Woman's University, an AA/EEO employer, supports diversity. Men and
women, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to
apply. All offers of employment will be contingent on the candidate's
ability to provide documents which establish proof of identity and
eligibility to work in the United States. All positions at Texas Woman's
University are deemed security sensitive requiring background checks.
Application Deadline: 02-Jan-2013
Application Email: click here to access email
Contact Information: Dr. Russell  Greer
click here to access email
Phone: 940-898-2348