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LINGUIST List 22.1918

Tue May 03 2011

Jobs: Phonology: Assistant Professor, Memorial University

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        1.     Marguerite MacKenzie , Phonology: Assistant Professor, Memorial University, St. John's, NL, Canada

Message 1: Phonology: Assistant Professor, Memorial University, St. John's, NL, Canada
Date: 03-May-2011
From: Marguerite MacKenzie <mmackenzmun.ca>
Subject: Phonology: Assistant Professor, Memorial University, St. John's, NL, Canada
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University or Organization: Memorial University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: St. John's, NL, Canada
Web Address: http://www.mun.ca/linguistics
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Phonology; Sociolinguistics; Aboriginal Languages


Description:

The Linguistics Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland, is seeking
to make a 3-year appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective
1 September 2011, subject to budgetary approval. Qualifications: Ph.D. (or
near completion) in Linguistics with a specialization in phonology.
Secondary specializations in sociolinguistics, child language acquisition,
and/or aboriginal languages would be an asset. Applicants should have a
demonstrated record of effective teaching at the undergraduate and, if
possible, graduate levels; and evidence of an active research program.

The successful applicant will be expected to teach an introduction to
linguistics and a range of courses in phonology at both the undergraduate
and graduate levels, to undertake graduate supervision, to maintain an
active research program, and to contribute to the administrative duties of
the department.

Please send a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, the names and
addresses of three referees, and any supporting documents, including
teaching evaluations, to the mailing address or email address for
applications below.

Deadline for receipt of applications is June 3, 2011.

Memorial University is the largest university in Atlantic Canada. As the
province's only university, Memorial plays an integral role in the
educational and cultural life of Newfoundland and Labrador. Offering
diverse undergraduate and graduate programs to almost 16,000 students,
Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning in
St. John's, a safe, friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant
cultural life, and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities.

Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages
applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal
people and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are
encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be
given priority.

Application Deadline: 03-Jun-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Marguerite MacKenzie, Head
Department of Linguistics
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NF A1B 3X9
Canada
Email Address for Applications: linguistmun.ca
Contact Information:
Dr. Marguerite MacKenzie
Email: mmackenzmun.ca
Phone: (709) 864-8134
Fax: (709) 864-4000
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