LINGUIST List 21.3113

Thu Jul 29 2010

Jobs: Language Acquisition; Language Technology: Director, American U

Editor for this issue: Christy Bird <christylinguistlist.org>


        1.    Susan Sherzer, Language Acquisition; Language Technology: Director, American University, District of Columbia, USA

Message 1: Language Acquisition; Language Technology: Director, American University, District of Columbia, USA
Date: 29-Jul-2010
From: Susan Sherzer <ssherzeramerican.edu>
Subject: Language Acquisition; Language Technology: Director, American University, District of Columbia, USA
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University or Organization: American University Department: Language and Foreign Studies Job Location: District of Columbia, USA Web Address: http://www.american.edu/cas/lfs/index.cfm
Job Rank: Director

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Language Technology


Description:

American University's Department of Language and Foreign Studies in theCollege of Arts and Sciences invites applications for the Director of theCenter for Language Learning. This professional, 12 month staff position isresponsible for working with all language faculty to enhancecomputer-assisted language learning and instruction, acquiring andevaluating software and equipment for language learning and translatortraining, promoting research in language acquisition, administering allactivities of the Center, and managing its staff and equipment.

Qualifications: Candidates with a Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics andknowledge of computer-assisted language teaching and research are stronglypreferred; or with comparable qualifications such as a Masters degree andextensive experience with computer-assisted language learning andinstruction methods. For more information on this position, please visitour website: http://www.american.edu/hr/

Please apply online at http://jobs.american.edu/. Deadline for applicationsis October 1st, 2010. Position to start in November 2010. AmericanUniversity is an EEO/AA university; women and minority candidates areencouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: 01-Oct-2010 Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.american.edu/
Contact Information:
Gail Riley Email: grileyamerican.edu

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