LINGUIST List 14.225

Tue Jan 21 2003

Jobs: Applied Ling: Asst Prof, Brigham Young Univ

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  1. linguistics, Applied Ling and Editing: Asst Prof, Brigham Young University, UT

Message 1: Applied Ling and Editing: Asst Prof, Brigham Young University, UT

Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 13:38:12 +0000
From: linguistics <>
Subject: Applied Ling and Editing: Asst Prof, Brigham Young University, UT

University or Organization: Brigham Young University
Department: Linguistics and English Language
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Editing


The Department of Linguistics and English Language at Brigham Young
University announces a tenure-track, professorial position in English
language and editing. To be considered, applicants must have a strong
background in language analysis, especially in English usage and
grammar, with a strong interest in editing. The applicant should hold
(or show strong promise of completion by the date of hire) a Ph.D. in
English, linguistics, or a related field. Professional editing
experience or a background in professional or creative writing is
highly desirable. Primary responsibilities include teaching courses in
editing, in English usage and grammar, and other courses in English
language or linguistics, including advanced courses in some area of
specialization. Additional expectations include research and creative
work in an area of specialization, supervision of master's theses, and
possible supervision of students in editing internships or other
professional editing tasks.

Faculty members are also expected to share other typical professorial
responsibilities, such as committee service, student advising, and
professional service. Starting rank and salary will be commensurate
with qualifications and experience. 

Brigham Young University, an equal opportunity employer, does not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin,
veteran status or against qualified individuals with disabilities.
All faculty members are required to abide by the standards of The
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS). Preference is
given to members in good standing of the sponsoring Church. 

To apply, send letter of application, vita, and three letters of
reference to Lynn E. Henrichsen, chair, Department of Linguistics and
English Language, 2129 JKHB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602
by March 3, 2003


Address for Applications:

	Attn: Chair Lynn Henrichsen
	BYU Linguistics and English Language
	2129 JKHB
	Provo, UT 84602
	United States of America 
	Applications are due by 03-Mar-2003

Contact Information:
	Chair Lynn Henrichsen.
	Tel: 801-422-2937
	Fax: 801-422-0474

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