LINGUIST List 22.3891

Thu Oct 06 2011

Jobs: Spanish; Hispanic Linguistics: Assistant Professor, U of Iowa

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        1.     Jessica Trepanier , Spanish; Hispanic Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Iowa, USA

Message 1: Spanish; Hispanic Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Iowa, USA
Date: 05-Oct-2011
From: Jessica Trepanier <>
Subject: Spanish; Hispanic Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Iowa, USA
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University or Organization: University of Iowa Department: Department of Spanish and Portuguese Job Location: Iowa, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Phonology; Hispanic Linguistics

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


The Department of Spanish and Portuguese in the Division of World Languages,Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Iowa is searching for a tenure-trackAssistant Professor in Hispanic linguistics with specialization in secondlanguage acquisition and phonology. Candidate must have a Ph.D. in HispanicLinguistics or in Linguistics in hand by August 2012. The successful candidatemust show evidence of an active research program in phonological acquisitionof Spanish as a second language, and must be able to contribute to generalofferings in the area of Hispanic linguistics, as well as advanced undergraduateand/or graduate courses in Spanish phonology and in formal linguistic orpsycholinguistic approaches to acquisition. Native or nearnative fluency inSpanish is required. Undergraduate courses are taught in Spanish.

Candidates must send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and two examples ofpublications to the Search Committee via online application at the applicationURL below and must submit three e-mail addresses of recommenders online to thesame link. Refer to requisition number 60270. Paper applicationswill not be accepted. Screening begins November 15th and preliminaryinterviews may be conducted by telephone.

The Department, the Division, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences arestrongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of theUniversity, the College, the Division, and the Department reflect thiscommitment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University isan Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2011 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Jessica Trepanier Email: Fax: 319-335-2990

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