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LINGUIST List 21.1368

Sun Mar 21 2010

Jobs: General Linguistics: Instructor, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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        1.    William O'Grady, General Linguistics: Instructor, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA

Message 1: General Linguistics: Instructor, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
Date: 20-Mar-2010
From: William O'Grady <linguisthawaii.edu>
Subject: General Linguistics: Instructor, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
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University or Organization: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Department: Linguistics Department
Job Location: Hawaii, USA
Web Address: http://www.ling.hawaii.edu
Job Rank: Instructor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Description:

The University of Hawaii at Manoa seeks an instructor of general
linguistics. Responsibilities include:
- Working under the general supervision of the Department Chair
- Coordinating the Unit Mastery sections of the department's LING 100
(Language in Hawaii and the Pacific) and LING 102 (Introduction to the
Study of Language) courses
- Teaching additional sections of LING 100, LING 102, or similar classes as
needed
- Coordinating undergraduate curriculum with other department faculty

Responsibilities also include supervising the Unit Mastery room during
testing hours, training and coordinating graduate assistants, maintaining
and increasing enrollment, revising and preparing reading and testing
materials (with approval of the curriculum committee), and developing
additional Unit Mastery courses as appropriate (with approval of the
curriculum committee).

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: MA in Linguistics, previous experience teaching
introductory courses in linguistics, superior organizational and writing
skills.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Familiarity with courses requiring self-directed
study, familiarity with web-based course instruction, expertise with
spreadsheets, expertise with computer-based testing and instruction.

MINIMUM SALARY: $45,000 per year.

TO APPLY: Send letter of application, teaching evaluations, and names and
email addresses of three people who can write letters of recommendation to
the address below.

Application Deadline: 23-Apr-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
Personnel Committee, Chair
Department of Linguistics
University of Hawaii at Manoa
1890 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
USA
Email Address for Applications: lingusthawaii.edu
Contact Information:
Professor Victoria Anderson
Email: linguisthawaii.edu
Phone: 808-956-8602
Fax: 808-956-9166
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