LINGUIST List 22.3734

Sat Sep 24 2011

Jobs: Sociolinguistic Variation/Sociophonetics: Asst Prof, Georgetown U

Editor for this issue: Christy Bird <christylinguistlist.org>


        1.     Natalie Schilling , Sociolinguistic Variation Analysis, Sociophonetics: Assistant Professor, Georgetown University, DC, USA

Message 1: Sociolinguistic Variation Analysis, Sociophonetics: Assistant Professor, Georgetown University, DC, USA
Date: 24-Sep-2011
From: Natalie Schilling <ns3georgetown.edu>
Subject: Sociolinguistic Variation Analysis, Sociophonetics: Assistant Professor, Georgetown University, DC, USA
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University or Organization: Georgetown University Department: Linguistics Job Location: District of Columbia, USA Web Address: http://linguistics.georgetown.edu/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics; Sociolinguistic Variation Analysis, Sociophonetics


Description:

The Department of Linguistics at Georgetown University is pleased toannounce a tenure-track position in Sociolinguistic Variation Analysis atthe Assistant Professor level. We seek candidates who have a strong recordof research and teaching in variation analysis, as well as more specializedexpertise in sociophonetics and/or computational/corpus approaches tovariationist sociolinguistics. The successful candidate will also haveexpertise in phonology or phonetics. Candidates should be prepared to teachboth undergraduate and graduate courses. The appointment will start onAugust 1, 2012. Applicants must have completed all requirements for the PhDdegree by the time of the appointment.

Georgetown University is a global university with ambition to continue tobuild a world-class faculty that is diverse and inclusive in all materialways. We look to welcome to our faculty new colleagues who bring strengthswe do not now have or ones that need reinforcement and extension.Georgetown University is interested in applicants with experience andinterest in 1) communities of color, 2) cultures other than their own, 3)culturally diverse groups and 4) developing and implementing curriculathat address multicultural issues.

Applications must be sent both by surface mail and by email (in pdfformat), and should be received by November 15, 2011 for fullconsideration. Dossiers should include a letter of application, curriculumvitae, at least one representative publication, and names (with contactinformation) of three references.

Applications should be addressed to the application address and emailaddress below.

Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2011 Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Natalie Schilling, Chair Variationist Sociolinguistics Search Committee Linguistics Department, Georgetown University Box 571051, 1437 37th St., N.W., Poulton Hall 240 Washington, DC 20057-1051 USA Email Address for Applications: ns3georgetown.edu Contact Information:
Dr. Natalie Schilling Email: ns3georgetown.edu

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