LINGUIST List 21.1941

Thu Apr 22 2010

Jobs: General Ling: Visiting Prof, Metropolitan State College of Denver

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        1.    Marina Gorlach, General Linguistics: Visiting Professor, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Colorado, USA

Message 1: General Linguistics: Visiting Professor, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Colorado, USA
Date: 21-Apr-2010
From: Marina Gorlach <gorlachmscd.edu>
Subject: General Linguistics: Visiting Professor, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Colorado, USA
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University or Organization: Metropolitan State College of Denver Department: English Job Location: Colorado, USA Web Address: http://www.mscdjobs.com
Job Rank: Visiting Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Description:

The English Department of Metropolitan State College of Denver seeks avisiting faculty member with a specialization in Linguistics.

Responsibilities include:- teaching linguistics courses for English majors and linguistics minors(day, evening, and weekend as needed) including History of English, Natureof Language, Semantics;- ability to work with and be sensitive to theeducational needs of a culturally diverse urban population;- and advising students in the major.

The position requires teaching four courses each semester, includingcourses in the Department's General Studies classes, such as FreshmanComposition, and working on professional development. We welcome applicantswho have pursued research interests in diverse cultures and languages orwhose critical approaches include issues of race, ethnicity, or gender.

Required Qualifications: A Master's Degree in Linguistics

Preferred Qualifications:Preference will be given to applicants currently enrolled in a PhDlinguistics program or have a completed PhD in linguistics. Preference willbe given to applicants with evidence of successful college teaching in thefield because Metropolitan State College of Denver has a primary mission inteaching undergraduates, including general education courses; demonstratedability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of aculturally diverse urban population; and evidence of familiarity withinnovative scholarship and pedagogy.

IMPORTANT: In order for your file to be considered complete and forwardedto the search committee please send in the following items in addition tothe required documents submitted with your online application:1) Copies of transcripts; 2) three letters of professional reference; and3) evidence of successful college-level teaching such as student and peerevaluations and course syllabi if applicable. Please submit to the addressbelow.

email: carlsoncmscd.eduPhone: 303.556.3211, Fax 303.556.6165.Position Number F572Job Open Date 04-07-2010Closing Instructions: Open Until Interviews Begin

Required Applicant Documents:Resume/CVCover LetterReferencesCopy of Transcript3 Letters of Reference

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Cindy Carlson, Chair MSCD English Department CB 32, PO Box 173362 Denver, CO 80217-3362 USA Web Address for Applications: http://www.mscdjobs.com
Contact Information:
Karen Myers Email: myerskmscd.edu

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