LINGUIST List 22.3629

Sat Sep 17 2011

Jobs: History of the English Language; Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, The Ohio State U

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        1.     Richard Dutton , History of the English Language; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University, USA

Message 1: History of the English Language; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University, USA
Date: 16-Sep-2011
From: Richard Dutton <dutton.42osu.edu>
Subject: History of the English Language; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University, USA
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University or Organization: The Ohio State University Department: Department of English Job Location: Ohio, USA Web Address: http://english.osu.edu
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics


Description:

The Department of English at The Ohio State University seeks a tenure-trackassistant professor specializing in the history of the English Language fromearliest times to the spread of global Englishes. Training in sociolinguisticsand/or historical linguistics would be an advantage, possibly with an interest inAmerican dialects or the language of literary texts. Preference will be given tocandidates whose interests integrate well with other areas of this large anddiverse department, which include all fields of English and American literature,folklore, rhetoric, digital media, and literacy studies. Responsibilities includeteaching graduate and undergraduate classes in English grammar and history ofEnglish (2:2 load), with opportunity for special topics courses. Ph.D. in handrequired at time of appointment.

Preliminary interviews at MLA convention and LSA meeting. The Ohio StateUniversity is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. GLBT people,women, minorities, Vietnam-era veterans, disabled veterans, and individualswith disabilities are encouraged to apply. Send cover letter, C.V., three letters ofrecommendation, and teaching transcript by Nov. 1 to the application emailaddress below, or mail to Professor Richard Dutton at the application addressbelow.

Application Deadline: 01-Nov-2011 Mailing Address for Applications:
Professor Richard Dutton, Chair Department of English Ohio State University 421 Denney Hall, 164 W. 17th Ave. Columbus, OH 43210 USA Email Address for Applications: englishjobsosu.edu Contact Information:
Chair Richard Dutton Email: dutton.42osu.edu

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