LINGUIST List 22.3183

Tue Aug 09 2011

Jobs: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College

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        1.     Corrinne Fahl , General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College, PA, USA

Message 1: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College, PA, USA
Date: 09-Aug-2011
From: Corrinne Fahl <>
Subject: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Haverford College, PA, USA
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University or Organization: Haverford College Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Haverford College seeks to hire a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor ingeneral linguistics. The area of research expertise is open but interests in anon-IndoEuropean language, field work, or in a hybrid area of linguistics wouldbe valuable. In keeping with our strong liberal arts tradition, we seekcandidates who are committed to excellence in both teaching and research.The ideal candidate will be able to teach at all levels of the curriculum,including introductory and advanced phonology, syntax, a course in thecandidate's area of expertise, and the supervision of student research. Theability to build bridges to other disciplines and/or teach cross-listed courses isdesirable. While the position is based at Haverford College, it is part of theTri-College Department of Linguistics (Bryn Mawr, Haverford, andSwarthmore); the successful candidate will teach on all three campuses.Preference will be given to candidates with post-doctoral experience or thoseotherwise able to demonstrate the ability to establish a successfulindependent research program. The position begins fall semester of 2012,and it is expected that the PhD will be completed prior to that start date.

Haverford College is a top residential liberal arts college in suburbanPhiladelphia, enrolling approximately 1200 undergraduates, and is in aconsortium with Swarthmore and Bryn Mawr Colleges. Haverford offers acompetitive startup package, generous sabbatical policy, small class size,and attractive teaching load.

The application deadline is November 15, 2011. Qualified candidates shouldsubmit a single pdf file containing a current CV, research statement, teachingstatement, and representative publications to addition, please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sentdirectly to the application address below. Haverford College is an EqualOpportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence throughdiversity, and strongly encourages applications and nominations frompersons of color, women, and members of other under-represented groups.

Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2011 Mailing Address for Applications:
Corrine Fahl 101 Ryan, Haverford College 370 Lancaster Avenue Haverford, PA 19041 USA Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Corrinne Fahl Email: Phone: 610-896-1238

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