LINGUIST List 22.3687

Wed Sep 21 2011

Jobs: English; General Linguistics: Asst/Assoc Prof, U of the Ryukyus

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        1.     Yasushi Yoshimoto , English; General Linguistics: Assistant/Associate Professor, University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan

Message 1: English; General Linguistics: Assistant/Associate Professor, University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan
Date: 20-Sep-2011
From: Yasushi Yoshimoto <LingLL.u-ryukyu.ac.jp>
Subject: English; General Linguistics: Assistant/Associate Professor, University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan
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University or Organization: University of the Ryukyus Department: English Language and Culture Job Location: Okinawa, Japan Web Address: http://www.ll.u-ryukyu.ac.jp/departments/lc/english/
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

The Department of English Language and Culture at the University of theRyukyus has been authorized to make an appointment in General Linguistics /English Linguistics at the rank of assistant professor or associate professor.Salary will be commensurate with experience; Ph.D. in (English) linguistics isrequired by April 1, 2012, the starting date of the appointment; Otherqualifications include native or near-native competency in Japanese,competency to teach both the English language courses (e.g., College English,Reading in English, English Composition) and linguistics courses (e.g., EnglishPhonetics / Phonology / Morphology / Semantics, Contrastive Study of Englishand Japanese). Applicants who can also conduct research on the Ryukyuanlanguages are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications should include curricula vitae, representative work, two letters ofrecommendation, transcripts (undergraduate and graduate), and statements ofpurpose for both research and collegiate English education. More details andnecessary forms can be found at the application URL below.

Application Deadline: 31-Oct-2011 Mailing Address for Applications:
Soomu-bu Jinji-ka Nin-yoo-gakari University of the Ryukyus 1 Senbaru Nishihara-cho, Okinawa 903-0213 Japan Web Address for Applications: http://jrecin.jst.go.jp/seek/SeekJorDetail?fn=1&id=D111080767&ln_jor=0
Contact Information:
Professor Yasushi Yoshimoto Email: LingLL.u-ryukyu.ac.jp

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