LINGUIST List 21.3486
Tue Aug 31 2010
Jobs: Applied Ling: Acquisitions Editor/Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton
Editor for this issue: Christy Bird
Applied Linguistics: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton, New York, USA
Message 1: Applied Linguistics: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton, New York, USA
From: Kathryn Ruehle <kruehledegruyterny.com>
Subject: Applied Linguistics: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics, De Gruyter Mouton, New York, USA
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University or Organization: De Gruyter Mouton
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.degruyter.com
Job Rank: Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Seeking a full-time Acquisitions Editor in Linguistics for our NorthAmerican office for immediate start. Responsibilities include assisting inthe implementation and development of the existing publishing plans(consisting of books, journals, and electronic products) and theacquisition of new manuscripts and other products for publication. TheAcquisitions Editor will report to the Editorial Director in Berlin andwill be supported by an Editorial Coordinator within the editorial officein North America.
The successful applicant must be thoroughly familiar with the field ofLinguistics (particularly Applied Linguistics) and with institutions whereLinguistics is taught and researched. He/she will have developed book andjournal programs at an academic publisher, or will have acquired similarqualifications elsewhere. Extensive travel to academic institutions andconferences will be required in order to recruit authors and editors aswell as to maintain existing contacts. In addition, applicants should haveoutstanding project management skills, feel comfortable in complex workcontexts, and be capable of efficiently supervising the Editorial Coordinator.
Position offers a competitive salary and benefits. Excellent written andspoken English is essential; knowledge of German a plus.
Please send a detailed CV with an appropriate cover letter by email toPeter Neusser, email address below, and indicate your earliest possiblestarting date.
Application Deadline: 30-Sep-2010
Email Address for Applications: peter.neusserdegruyter.com
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