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LINGUIST List 18.1810

Thu Jun 14 2007

Jobs: Japanese & Applied Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Vermont

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        1.    Tracey Durgan, Japanese & Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA


Message 1: Japanese & Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
Date: 13-Jun-2007
From: Tracey Durgan <Tracey.Durganuvm.edu>
Subject: Japanese & Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA


University or Organization: University of Vermont
Department: Asian Studies
Web Address: http://www.uvm.edu/~asian/

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Japanese Culture and Literature

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)


Description:

The University of Vermont invites applications for a tenure-track position
of assistant professor in Japanese Language and Literature, beginning in
the fall of 2008. PhD in Japanese Literature, Japanese Language, or a
closely related field, or evidence of imminent award is required. Teaching
responsibilities will include the development of new courses in Japanese
literature and culture, as well as contributing to Japanese language
instruction at all undergraduate levels. Native or near-native fluency in
Japanese, fluency in spoken and written English and experience teaching
Japanese to English-speaking students at the college level are required.
The University is committed to building a culturally diverse educational
environment. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter
information about how they will further this goal. The successful candidate
will be expected to undertake an active program of research or creative
activity that leads to publication and presentation in peer-reviewed
scholarly outlets and, where available, to seek extramural funding for that
research.

The Department is committed to increasing faculty diversity and welcomes
applications from women and underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural
groups and from people with disabilities.

Online Applications: Apply online at http://www.uvmjobs.com. Search for
the position using department name (Asian Languages and Literature) only.
Attach a curriculum vitae to your application. In addition, other
non-attachable materials (e.g., evidence of effective teaching and
publication samples) and three (3) or more hard copy letters of
recommendation should be sent to John Yin at the address below.

Paper Applications: A curriculum vitae, evidence of effective teaching,
publication samples, and three (3) or more hard copy letters of
recommendation should be sent to the address below. Review of applications
will begin October 15, 2007 and remain open until the position is filled.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Mailing Address for Applications:
Search Committee Chair John Yin
Asian Studies
University of Vermont
479 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05405
USA

Web Address for Applications: http://www.uvmjobs.com

Contact Information:
Search Committee Chair John Yin
Email: John.Yinuvm.edu
Phone: (802) 656-0371 or 5764
Fax: (802) 656-8472




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