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LINGUIST List 18.3714

Wed Dec 12 2007

Jobs: PostDoc Teaching Fellow: Post Doc, University of British Columbia

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        1.    Edna Dharmaratne, Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow: Post Doc, University of British Columbia, Canada


Message 1: Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow: Post Doc, University of British Columbia, Canada
Date: 11-Dec-2007
From: Edna Dharmaratne <dcarmeninterchange.ubc.ca>
Subject: Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow: Post Doc, University of British Columbia, Canada
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University or Organization: University of British Columbia
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Web Address: http://www.linguistics.ubc.ca
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Description:

The Department of Linguistics at the University of British Columbia
invites applications for a Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship to begin July
1, 2008.

This position is part of a UBC-wide program designed to facilitate
innovative and collaborative teaching between early-career scholars and
outstanding professors. Each Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow will have
opportunities to interact with faculty on teaching and research, as well as
be part of a cohort of early-career scholars sharing methods and exchanging
ideas for excellent teaching.

The position is for 1 year, renewable for an additional year subject to
approval from the Head. Applicants will normally be within 3 years of being
awarded the PhD. The successful candidate will teach, under the supervision
of an experienced professor, three single-semester undergraduate courses or
sections during each year of the fellowship. Salary is $50,000 (Canadian)
per year, plus benefits. The position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a statement of teaching
philosophy, evidence of teaching potential, a sample of written work, and a CV.

All material should be sent to the address given below.

Email inquiries may be directed to Henry Davis, Acting Head, Department of
Linguistics.

Complete applications and reference letters received by February 15th will
be given priority; however, positions will remain open until filled.

The University of British Columbia hires on the basis of merit and is
committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply.

Application Deadline: 15-Feb-2008
Teaching Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Department of Linguistics, University of British Columbia
E-270, 1866 Main Mall
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1
Canada
Contact Information:
Acting Head, Linguistics Dept. Henry Davis
Email: henrydinterchange.ubc.ca
Phone: 604 822 4256
Fax: 605 822 9687


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