LINGUIST List 21.3809

Wed Sep 29 2010

Jobs: Second Language Acq; Applied Ling: Asst Prof, Northern Arizona U

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        1.    Fredricka Stoller, Second Language Acquisition; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Northern Arizona University, USA

Message 1: Second Language Acquisition; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Northern Arizona University, USA
Date: 28-Sep-2010
From: Fredricka Stoller <>
Subject: Second Language Acquisition; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Northern Arizona University, USA
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University or Organization: Northern Arizona University Department: English Job Location: Arizona, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Second Language Acquisition


Northern Arizona University English Department: Assistant Professor inApplied Linguistics, Tenure-track

Assistant professor of Applied Linguistics, tenure track, starting Fall2011. The Northern Arizona University (NAU) English Department seeks anindividual specializing in second language acquisition (SLA), with teachinginterests that encompass SLA and other areas in TESL and appliedlinguistics. Responsibilities include teaching courses in the MA-TESLprogram, the applied linguistics doctoral program, and the Englishundergraduate program. Responsibilities also include active research;student advising and mentoring; doctoral committee work; and department,college, university, and professional service. Salary will be commensuratewith experience.

Minimum qualifications: Ph.D. in applied linguistics or related disciplinein hand by date of appointment, August 2011; primary research interest insecond language acquisition.

Preferred qualifications: refereed publications in applied linguistics,including area of SLA specialization; evidence of empirical researchagenda; evidence of professional activity in additional areas (e.g.,language skills, second language pedagogy, language testing andassessment); demonstration of ability to teach graduate and undergraduatecourses in SLA and other TESL/applied linguistics areas; experiencementoring graduate and undergraduate students; experience working andinteracting with diverse cultures; experience teaching ESL/EFL. Completelist of preferred qualifications at See also

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, list ofcourses taught (titles, levels, and locations), sample publications,complete set of graduate school transcripts, and three letters ofrecommendation specifically addressing qualifications for the position tothe address below. The search committee will begin reviewing files onOctober 29, 2010. Consideration of applications will continue until theposition is filled.

Northern Arizona University is a 25,000-student institution with its maincampus in Flagstaff, a four-season community of about 62,000 at the base ofthe majestic San Francisco Peaks. NAU's emphasis on undergraduate educationis enhanced by its graduate programs and research as well as distancelearning. The university is committed to a diverse and civil working andlearning environment. NAU is a committed equal opportunity, affirmativeaction institution: minorities, women, persons with disabilities, andveterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: Open until Filled Mailing Address for Applications:
SLA Search Committee Chair Northern Arizona University Department of English PO Box 6032 Flagstaff, AZ 86011-6032 USA Contact Information:
Professor Fredricka Stoller Email: Phone: 928-523-6272 Fax: 928-523-7074

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