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LINGUIST List 17.640

Tue Feb 28 2006

Jobs: Syntax: Asst Prof, University of Texas at Austin

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        1.    Anthony Woodbury, Syntax: Asst Prof, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA


Message 1: Syntax: Asst Prof, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
Date: 28-Feb-2006
From: Anthony Woodbury <acwmail.utexas.edu>
Subject: Syntax: Asst Prof, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA


University or Organization: University of Texas at Austin
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Syntax; Morphology, Semantics


Description:

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Texas at Austin invites
applications for a specialist in syntax; expertise in morphology or semantics is
desirable. Position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor on a tenure
track. The position begins on August 18, 2006. Position funding is pending
budgetary approval.

Duties include (a) Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in syntax
and related topics; (b) Directing thesis and dissertation research; (c)
Conducting original research and publication; (d) Advising undergraduate
and graduate students; (e) Performing departmental and institutional service.

Requirements include: (a) The Ph.D., awarded no later than August 18, 2006;
(b) Excellence or potential for excellence as a teacher, researcher, advisor,
and leader.

Interested persons should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three
letters of recommendation, evidence of past teaching performance or teaching
potential, a list of courses they are prepared to teach, and sample published or
other written work to the address below.

The deadline for receipt of all application materials is March 17, 2006.

The University of Texas at Austin is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer

All persons employed by the University must meet the requirements of the
Federal Immigration Reform and Control Act, and institutional policy requires a
background check for security sensitive positions, which includes all faculty
positions.

This notice is being posted in connection with a competitive recruitment and
selection process. If a U.S. worker is not selected an alien may be considered.
All applicants should report directly to the employer. Any person may provide
documentary evidence bearing on the application to the Texas Employment
Commission, Alien Labor Certification, TEC Building, Austin Texas 78778, or the
regional certifying officer, The Department of Labor, Federal Building Room 317,
525 Griffin Street, Dallas, Texas 75202.


Address for Applications:

Syntax Search Committee
University of Texas at Austin
Department of Linguistics
1 University Station B5100
Austin, TX 78712-0198
USA

Application Deadline: 17-Mar-2006

Contact Information:

Chair Anthony Woodbury
Email: acwmail.utexas.edu
Phone: 512 471-1701
Fax: 512 471-4340
Website: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/linguistics/


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