LINGUIST List 15.2953
Mon Oct 18 2004
Jobs: Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, Penn State U
Editor for this issue: Vanessa Manion <vanessalinguistlist.org>
Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA
Message 1: Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA
From: Adele Miccio <awm4psu.edu>
Subject: Language Acquisition: Asst Prof, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA
University or Organization: The Pennsylvania State University
Department: Communication Sciences and Disorders
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Open Specialty
Ph.D. in communication sciences and disorders, education, psychology, child
development, applied linguistics, or a related field with an emphasis on
children's language and literacy development in multicultural contexts.
Candidates with diverse areas of expertise related to language and literacy are
invited to apply, e.g., phonology, dual language development, school-age
language, severe needs, etc. A demonstrated record of scholarship, and promise
of external funding are important.
Develop a research program that will strengthen the links between research and
practice in the areas of language and literacy development currently targeted by
faculty in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and in the
interdisciplinary initiatives of Penn State's Children, Youth, and Families
Consortium. The Department seeks to expand upon current faculty's expertise in
multicultural issues with expertise that furthers partnerships with schools and
communities, including enhancing opportunities for children from diverse
cultural and linguistic backgrounds, particularly those at risk for speech and
language disorders. Responsibilities include commitment to graduate and
undergraduate education through teaching graduate/undergraduate courses;
supervising undergraduate/graduate (M.S./Ph.D.) research and service to the
Department, College, and University.
Starting Date: Fall Semester, 2005
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Deadline: Review of credentials will begin immediately and continue until the
position is filled. To receive full consideration, materials should be received
prior to January 1, 2005.
Submit letter of application, current vitae, official transcripts of terminal
degree, recent publications, and three letters of reference to the address below.
Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the
diversity of its workforce.
Address for Applications:
Adele W. Miccio, Ph.D.
Search Committee Chair
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
The Pennsylvania State University
110 Moore Building
University Park, PA 16802
United States of America
Application Deadline: 01-Jan-2005
Dr. Adele Miccio
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