LINGUIST List 21.2146

Fri May 07 2010

Jobs: 1st or 2nd Lang Acq: Asst/Assoc/Full Prof, American U of Beirut

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        1.    Nadine Rizk, First or Second Language Acquisition: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, The American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Message 1: First or Second Language Acquisition: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, The American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Date: 07-May-2010
From: Nadine Rizk <nr04aub.edu.lb>
Subject: First or Second Language Acquisition: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, The American University of Beirut, Lebanon
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University or Organization: The American University of Beirut Department: Department of English Job Location: Beirut, Lebanon Web Address: http://www.aub.edu.lb/fas
Job Rank: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Bi-/Multilingualism, L2 or Arabic L1 Acquisition


Description:

The English Department at the American University of Beirut invitesapplications for a position in First or Second Language Acquisition tobegin preferably September 15, 2010. At the time of appointment, applicantsmust have a PhD in Linguistics or a closely related discipline, with astrong focus on Language Acquisition. We encourage applications fromresearchers working on bi- or multilingualism, L2 acquisition, or Arabic L1acquisition. Applicants should also have a record of successfulundergraduate and graduate teaching. The usual teaching load is not morethan nine hours a week. The successful candidate is expected to contributeto teaching phonology, syntax, sociolinguistics, or quantitative researchmethods, at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels.

All positions are normally at the Assistant Professor level, butappointments at higher ranks and/or visiting appointments may also beconsidered. Appointments are for an initial period of four years. For moreinformation please visit http://www.aub.edu.lb/fas

Interested applicants should send a letter of application and a CV, andarrange for three letters of reference. Application materials should besubmitted electronically to as_deanaub.edu.lb and addressed to PatrickMcGreevy, Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, American University ofBeirut. The position will remain open until filled.

The American University of Beirut is an Affirmative Action, EqualOpportunity Employer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: as_deanaub.edu.lb Contact Information:
Dean Patrick McGreevy Email: as_deanaub.edu.lb

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