LINGUIST List 10.1171

Fri Aug 6 1999

Jobs: Lang Acquisition, Speech, Spanish Lang

Editor for this issue: Scott Fults <scottlinguistlist.org>


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  • Robert Allen Fox, Lang Acquisition & Disorders, Speech & Hearing
  • Stephen Gregory, Spanish Language: Lecturer at U. of New South Wales, Sydney

    Message 1: Lang Acquisition & Disorders, Speech & Hearing

    Date: Wed, 4 Aug 1999 13:27:28 -0400 (EDT)
    From: Robert Allen Fox <fox.2osu.edu>
    Subject: Lang Acquisition & Disorders, Speech & Hearing


    POSITION 1

    The Department of Speech and Hearing Science at The Ohio State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in language acquisition/language disorders.

    Position: Assistant/Associate Professor

    Qualifications: Completed doctorate in speech/language pathology or related field; CCC-SLP preferred, but not required; potential for excellence in research and teaching; research specialization in the area of language acquisition and/or disorders. This position is part of an interdisciplinary research emphasis on human language processing.

    Appointment: Academic year (9 month) contract, tenure-track position

    Duties and Responsibilites: Conduct research in area of expertise, seek extramural funding for research activities, teach undergraduate and/or graduate course, advise graduate students, and participate in related scholarly activities. Supervision of clinical practicum is not required.

    Salary: Negotiable

    Benefits: The University offers an excellent package which allows for flexibility in selecting health, dental and vision-care, life insurance, and retirement benefits.

    Facilities: The Department is housed in a well-equipped, 30,000 sq. ft. facility containing our research space (individual faculty laboratories), class rooms, and clinic. The Department enjoys close working relationships with many departments on campus, including Linguistics and Psychology as well as with Ohio State's world-class Medical Center. Faculty members may also participate in the University-wide Neuroscience Graduate Program and the Cognitive Science Center.

    Earliest Beginning Date: Autumn Quarter, 2000

    Application: In order to be assured of full consideration applications must be received by November 30, 1999.

    Apply to: Applicants should submit a letter of application (including a description of research focus and teaching interests), a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and copies of any published work to: Robert Allen Fox, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Speech and Hearing Science, 110 Pressey Hall, 1070 Carmack Rd., Columbus, OH 43210, Phone: 614 292 8207, E-mail: fox.2osu.edu

    The Ohio State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified women, minorities, and Vietnam-era Veterans, persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

    POSITION 2

    Postdoctoral Position Available Immediately. Topic area: Cross-Disciplinary Research on Cochlear Implants. Department of Speech and Hearing Science, The Ohio State University

    A Postdoctoral Research Training Fellowship (National Institutional Research Service Award Fellowship) for PhDs or MDs is available at The Ohio State University. This postdoctoral traineeship provides an opportunity to pursue focused research (either basic research or clinical research) on speech perception by persons with cochlear implants. Emphasis of this training program is on cross-disciplinary research. The faculty involved are Marios Fourakis (Department of Speech and Hearing Science) and Bradley Welling (Department Otolaryngology). Potential trainees should have a doctorate and be a U.S. citizen or have permanent residence status. This traineeship is for two years. Support will include a stipend, moving expenses, travel, and other training-related expenses.

    Application: In order to be assured of full consideration applications must be received by October 30, 1999.

    Interested individuals should submit inquiries and vitae along with a list of references to: Dr. Robert A. Fox, Department of Speech and Hearing Science, 1110 Pressey Hall, 1070 Carmack Rd., Columbus OH 43210-1002, Phone: 614-292-1628, FAX: 614-292-7504, e-mail: fox.2osu.edu.

    POSITION 3

    Postdoctoral Position Available Immediately. Topic area: Multidisciplinary Program in Speech and Hearing Sciencem Department of Speech and Hearing Science, The Ohio State University

    A second Postdoctoral Research Training Fellowship (National Institutional Research Service Award Fellowship) for PhDs or MDs is available (one immediately; a second on 1 July 1997). This postdoctoral traineeships provide an opportunity to pursue focused research (either basic research or clinical research) in one of five areas of concentration within the discipline of speech and hearing science including speech production, speech processing, psychoacoustics, speech perception, and speech-language development. Emphasis of this training program is on cross-disciplinary research. The training faculty come from many different departments including the Departments of Speech and Hearing Science (Robert Fox, Lawrence Feth, Jan Weisenberger, Osamu Fujimura, Marios Fourakis, Jan Edwards, Sandy Schneider, Michael Trudeau), Linguistics (Mary Beckman, Keith Johnson,), Psychology (Mari Jones, Neal Johnson, Caroline Palmer, Mark Pitt, Julie Boland), Otolaryngology (Kamran Barin, Tom DeMaria), Electrical Engineering (Ashok Krishnamurthy, Stan Ahalt, Randy Moses), Zoology (William Masters), Mechanical Engineering (Mardi Hastings), and Wright-Patterson AFB (Tim Anderson). Potential trainees should have a doctorate and be a U.S. citizen or have permanent residence status.

    This traineeship is for two years. Support will include a stipend, moving expenses, travel, and other training-related expenses.

    Application: In order to be assured of full consideration applications must be received by November 15, 1999.

    Interested individuals should submit inquiries and vitae along with a list of references to: Dr. Robert A. Fox, Department of Speech and Hearing Science, 1110 Pressey Hall, 1070 Carmack Rd., Columbus OH 43210-1002, Phone: 614-292-1628, FAX: 614-292-7504, e-mail: fox.2osu.edu.

    Message 2: Spanish Language: Lecturer at U. of New South Wales, Sydney

    Date: Fri, 6 Aug 1999 15:52:26 +1000
    From: Stephen Gregory <S.Gregoryunsw.edu.au>
    Subject: Spanish Language: Lecturer at U. of New South Wales, Sydney


    Lecturer in Spanish SCHOOL OF MODERN LANGUAGE STUDIES

    REF. 340NET

    This is a re-advertised position, previous applicants need not apply.

    The Department of Spanish and Latin American Studies has seven full-time staff and teaches undergraduate courses at all levels in the Spanish language; Spanish and Latin American social and political history, and various areas of Hispanic culture. It also supervises postgraduate research in these fields. The successful applicant will participate in the teaching, coordination and development of the Department's language program at all levels.

    Essential criteria: native or near-native competence in Spanish; postgraduate research degree in Spanish linguistics, preferably with a special interest in second language teaching and/or learning, and a documented commitment to extend such research; demonstrated excellence in teaching Spanish as a second language at all levels in tertiary institutions, as well as an understanding of equity and diversity principles.

    Desirable criteria: published and ongoing research in the area of second language acquisition; interest in the application of new technologies to second language teaching and ability to participate elsewhere in the Department's multi-disciplinary program.

    The salary range is A$48,678 - A$57,806 per year depending on qualifications and experience. Membership of a University approved superannuation scheme is a condition of employment.

    Enquiries may be directed to Dr Stephen Gregory on telephone (02) 9385 2397 or email:mailto:s.gregoryunsw.edu.au.

    Applications close 10 September 1999.

    Unless otherwise stated in the body of the advertisement - applicants should submit a written application QUOTING REFERENCE NUMBER (if applying for more than one position a separate application is required for each reference). Include business and private telephone numbers; a complete resume, (copies of academic transcript and qualifications where appropriate); and the names, addresses (and preferably facsimile numbers) of at least two referees to: The Recruitment Officer, Human Resources Department, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, N.S.W. 2052 by applications close date.