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LINGUIST List 22.3624

Sat Sep 17 2011

Jobs: Second Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, U of Illinois

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        1.     Tania Ionin, c/o Marita Romine , Second Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, USA

Message 1: Second Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, USA
Date: 15-Sep-2011
From: Tania Ionin, c/o Marita Romine <slcl-hrillinois.edu>
Subject: Second Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, USA
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University or Organization: University of Illinois
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Web Address: http://illinois.edu
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition


Description:

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-
Champaign invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Second
Language Acquisition with specialization in psycholinguistics,
neurolinguistics, or cognitive neuroscience of language, at the rank of
Assistant Professor. The candidate must possess demonstrated strength in
theoretical and/or experimental linguistics. The candidate's record should
provide clear evidence of a strong research program and an excellent
research trajectory. The successful candidate should demonstrate a
commitment to excellence in teaching, and will be expected to contribute to
both undergraduate and graduate instruction. Research specialty in one of the
languages offered by the Linguistics department or another department in the
School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics is a plus, as is experience in
second and/or foreign language teaching. The PhD should be in hand prior to
the target date of appointment, August 16, 2012. Salary is commensurate
with the experience and qualifications of the candidate.

To apply, create your candidate profile at the application URL below and
upload the following application materials through this system: letter of
application, CV (including phone number and e-mail address), contact
information for 3 references, up to 3 representative publications, statement of
teaching and research interests, and teaching evaluations or other evidence
of strength in teaching. Referees will be contacted electronically upon
submission of the application. Only electronic applications submitted through
the application URL below will be accepted.

For further information, please contact Professor Ionin, contact information
below. To ensure full consideration, all required materials must be received
no later than December 1, 2011. Letters of reference must be received no
later than December 8, 2011. The department highly recommends that
complete applications be submitted prior to Dec. 1, to ensure that referees
have enough time to submit their letters of recommendation.

The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas
who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.
http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu/

Application Deadline: 01-Dec-2011

Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.illinois.edu
Contact Information:
Professor Tania Ionin, c/o Marita Romine
Email: slcl-hrillinois.edu


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