* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
LINGUIST List logo Eastern Michigan University Wayne State University *
* People & Organizations * Jobs * Calls & Conferences * Publications * Language Resources * Text & Computer Tools * Teaching & Learning * Mailing Lists * Search *
* *
LINGUIST List 18.914

Tue Mar 27 2007

Jobs: General Ling: Visiting Asst Prof / Lecturer, Mississippi State U

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


The LINGUIST List strongly encourages employers to use non-discriminatory standards in hiring policy. In particular we urge that employers do not discriminate on the grounds of race, ethnicity, nationality, age, religion, gender, or sexual orientation. However, we have no means of enforcing these standards.

Job seekers should pay special attention to language in ads regarding employment requirements and are encouraged to consult our international employment page at http://linguistlist.org/jobs/jobnet.html. This page has been set up so that people can report on the employment standards of various countries.

To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at http://linguistlist.org/posttolinguist.html
Directory
        1.    Richard Raymond, Modified: English & General Ling: Visiting Asst Prof / Lecturer, Mississippi State University, MS, USA


*******************************************************************************
Fund Drive FLASH: We still need $40,685 to end Fund Drive.
If you have not donated, please visit http://linguistlist.org/donate.html
*******************************************************************************

Message 1: Modified: English & General Ling: Visiting Asst Prof / Lecturer, Mississippi State University, MS, USA
Date: 26-Mar-2007
From: Richard Raymond <rraymondenglish.msstate.edu>
Subject: Modified: English & General Ling: Visiting Asst Prof / Lecturer, Mississippi State University, MS, USA


University or Organization: Mississippi State University
Department: English
Web Address: http://www.msstate.edu/dept/english

Job Rank: Visiting Assistant Professor or Lecturer

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

The Department of English at Mississippi State University seeks a visiting
assistant professor or lecturer in English Linguistics for 2007-08. PhD in
Linguistics or in English with Linguistics concentration required for
visiting assistant professor; ABD acceptable at rank of lecturer. Pending
funding, a search will begin in August 2007 for a tenure-track position of
the same description to begin in August 2008.

Primary teaching responsibilities will include courses in English Language,
especially Introduction to Linguistics, Descriptive English Grammar, and
History of the English Language; ability to teach Syntax, honors freshman
composition or sophomore-level British/American literature surveys is welcome.

Research interests open, but diachronic or synchronic language variation in
English, discourse analysis in English, lexicography, or any other English
language emphasis preferred. Salary will be competitive. An AA/EO
employer, Mississippi State University is a Carnegie
Doctoral/Research-Extensive institution with approximately 16,000 students
on the main campus. To apply, please send cover letter, CV, and two
reference letters to the address below. Search open until position filled.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Mailing Address for Applications:
Richard Raymond, Head
Department of English, Post Office Drawer E
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762
USA

Contact Information:
Dr. Richard Raymond
Email: rraymondenglish.msstate.edu
Phone: 662-325-3606
Fax: 662-325-3645

This Year the LINGUIST List hopes to raise $55,000. This money will go to help keep the 
List running by supporting all of our Student Editors for the coming year.

See below for donation instructions, and don't forget to check out our Fund Drive 2007 
LINGUIST List Superhero Adventure for some Fund Drive fun!

http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/ 

There are many ways to donate to LINGUIST!

You can donate right now using our secure credit card form.

Alternatively you can also pledge right now and pay later.

For all information on donating and pledging, including information on how to donate by 
check, money order, or wire transfer, please visit:

http://linguistlist.org/donate.html

The LINGUIST List is under the umbrella of Eastern Michigan University and as such can 
receive donations through the EMU Foundation, which is a registered 501(c) Non Profit 
organization. Our Federal Tax number is 38-6005986. These donations can be offset against 
your federal and sometimes your state tax return (U.S. tax payers only). For more 
information visit the IRS Web-Site, or contact your financial advisor.

Many companies also offer a gift matching program, such that they will match any gift 
you make to a non-profit organization. Normally this entails your contacting your human 
resources department and sending us a form that the EMU Foundation fills in and returns 
to your employer. This is generally a simple administrative procedure that doubles the 
value of your gift to LINGUIST, without costing you an extra penny. Please take a moment 
to check if your company operates such a program.

Thank you very much for your support of LINGUIST!

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------





Respond to list|Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue




Please report any bad links or misclassified data

LINGUIST Homepage | Read LINGUIST | Contact us

NSF Logo

While the LINGUIST List makes every effort to ensure the linguistic relevance of sites listed
on its pages, it cannot vouch for their contents.