LINGUIST List 23.3028

Thu Jul 12 2012

Jobs: Applied Ling; Writing for L1/2 Speakers: Instructor/Lecturer, Ohio University

Editor for this issue: Svetlana Tchistiakova <>

Date: 12-Jul-2012
From: Dawn Bikowski <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Writing for L1/2 Speakers: Instructor/Lecturer, Ohio University, Ohio, USA
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University or Organization: Ohio University Department: Linguistics Department Job Location: Ohio, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; High-Level Writing for Native and Non-Native English Speakers


This Lecturer position in the English Language Improvement Program (ELIP)in the Department of Linguistics will primarily consist of teaching non-nativeand native English speakers in advanced writing, in addition to possibly somecourses in speaking and critical reading.

We are a dynamic program offering opportunities for professional growth anddevelopment. This is a full-time position on a 9-month contract with optionalsummer teaching. Please see for detailson our program.

For position description and and application visit:

Applications accepted until position filled; for full consideration apply byAugust 31, 2012.

We seek a candidate with a commitment in working effectively with students,faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds.

Candidates for this position need to have:- PhD or ABD in Applied Linguistics or closely related field (acquired byJanuary 2013)- Minimum of three years teaching experience in a US or Canadian university- Experience in a US university teaching non-native English speakersacademic writing

Ohio University's main campus is located in Athens, Ohio, in beautiful, ruralsoutheast Ohio. Yet we are not far from several large cities (Columbus,Cincinnati, Charleston) and just 5 or 6 hours from Washington, DC. Theuniversity has approximately 25,000 students and a strong internationalstudent population. While Ohio University excels in research, our mission toexcellence in teaching and to diversity offers this campus a strongcommunity atmosphere. We also have great access to technology, includingmany computer labs throughout campus and a computer podium in eachclassroom. Ohio University offers excellent resources for students andfaculty, and Athens offers a wonderful quality of life.

Application Deadline: 31-Aug-2012 (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Dawn Bikowski Email:

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