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Mon Nov 03 2008
Jobs: Applied Linguistics, Socioling: Lecturer, University of Sydney
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Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics: Lecturer, University of Sydney
Message 1: Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics: Lecturer, University of Sydney
From: Cameron Burgess <cameronbusyd.edu.au>
Subject: Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics: Lecturer, University of Sydney
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University or Organization: University of Sydney
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: Sydney, Australia
Web Address: http://positions.usyd.edu.au/linguist2
Job Rank: Lecturer
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Lecturer in Linguistics
Department of Linguistics
Faculty of Arts
Reference No. 143505
The School of Letters, Art and Media (SLAM) is one of Australia's most
active arts and humanities research centres, in Sydney, nationally, and
internationally. It is dedicated to excellence, innovation and high
achievement in undergraduate and postgraduate research, and to the support
of its student and academic research activities and careers.
SLAM is seeking to appoint a Level B Lecturer (equivalent to US assistant
professor) in Linguistics from March 2009. Applicants should hold a Ph.D.
degree or equivalent. The preferred applicant will have a strong record of
research, publication and teaching in a research-university context, and be
willing to participate in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. Given
the Department's current staffing profile, preference may be given to a
specialist in Sociolinguistics and/or Applied Linguistics.
The appointee will be required to work independently and collaboratively in
course design, development and coordination; teach senior-level units in
his or her area of Linguistics; contribute to cross-discipline units at
undergraduate and postgraduate level; take an active role in
administration, including WebCT and teaching administration; and maintain
an active research profile. He or she will also work to maintain close
contacts already established between the Department and the national and
Applicants are invited to indicate other areas in which they are most
equipped to contribute to the current and future teaching of the Department.
The position is full-time continuing, subject to the completion of a
satisfactory probation period and is available from 1 March 2009.
Applicants should be available to commence teaching in Semester 2, 2009.
Membership of a University approved superannuation scheme is a condition of
employment for new appointees.
Remuneration package: $88,465 - $105,052 p.a. (which includes a base salary
Lecturer Level B $74,755 - $88,771 p.a., leave loading and up to 17%
employer's contribution to superannuation).
For more information and to apply, please visit the website listed above.
General enquiries about the role can be directed to Cameron Burgess (see
contact details below).
Application Deadline: 03-Jan-2009
Web Address for Applications: http://positions.usyd.edu.au/linguist2
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