LINGUIST List 22.3735
Sat Sep 24 2011
Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, Georgetown University
Editor for this issue: Christy Bird
1. Deborah Tannen ,
Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, Georgetown University, DC, USA
Message 1: Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, Georgetown University, DC, USA
From: Deborah Tannen <tannendgeorgetown.edu>
Subject: Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, Georgetown University, DC, USA
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University or Organization: Georgetown University
Job Location: District of Columbia, USA
Web Address: http://linguistics.georgetown.edu/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics
The Department of Linguistics at Georgetown University is pleased toannounce one of two tenure-track positions in Sociolinguistics at theAssistant Professor level. We seek candidates who have a strong record ofresearch and teaching, and ability to teach courses at the undergraduateand graduate levels, in any combination of subfields including but notlimited to: analysis of videotaped interaction; computer mediatedcommunication; language and gender, space, politics, religion or identity;intercultural communication; classroom interaction; ormacrosociolinguistics (including language policy and planning, bi- andmultilingualism, and language endangerment). 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 curricula thataddress 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. Deborah Tannen, Chair
Sociolinguistics Search Committee
Linguistics Department, Georgetown University
Box 571051, 1437 37th St., N.W., Poulton Hall 240
Washington, DC 20057-1051
Email Address for Applications: tannendgeorgetown.edu
Dr. Deborah Tannen
Page Updated: 24-Sep-2011