LINGUIST List 17.2558

Mon Sep 11 2006

Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, University of South Carolina

Editor for this issue: Svetlana Aksenova <svetlanalinguistlist.org>


Directory         1.    Stanley Dubinsky, Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, University of South Carolina, SC, USA


Message 1: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, University of South Carolina, SC, USA
Date: 11-Sep-2006
From: Stanley Dubinsky <dubinskysc.edu>
Subject: Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, University of South Carolina, SC, USA


University or Organization: University of South Carolina Department: English Department / Linguistics Program Web Address: http://www.cla.sc.edu/engl http://www.cla.sc.edu/ling Job Rank: Assistant Professor Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics

Description:

The Linguistics Program and the English Department at the University of South Carolina are searching for a tenure-track faculty member in sociolinguistics to begin in Fall 2007. Strong teaching ability in one or more of the following subdisciplines is desirable: sociophonetics, language contact, and/or discourse analysis. A secondary specialization in English linguistics is preferred. The appointment (in the English Department) will involve teaching undergraduate and graduate linguistics courses, plus thesis and dissertation supervision. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment both to excellence in research and teaching, and will have the Ph.D. at the time of appointment. Screening of applicants will begin October 15, 2006 to continue until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references by post. An electronic copy [.pdf, .doc, .rtf, .wpd] of each of these documents should also be sent.

Additional information about the Linguistics Program and the Department of English Language and Literature is available at http://www.cla.sc.edu/ling and http://www.cla.sc.edu/engl.

The University of South Carolina is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran status.

Address for Applications and Contact Information: Stanley Dubinsky Sociolinguistics Search Dept. of English Language and Literature University of South Carolina Columbia, SC 29208 USA Email: dubinskysc.edu

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)