LINGUIST List 23.5060

Tue Dec 04 2012

Jobs: English; Applied Ling; Writing Theory; Rhetoric; Genre Studies: Asst Prof, Victoria Uni of Wellington

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <>

Date: 03-Dec-2012
From: John Macalister <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics; Writing Theory; Rhetoric; Genre Studies: Assistant Professor, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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University or Organization: Victoria University of WellingtonJob Location: Wellington, New ZealandWeb Address: Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Writing Theory, Rhetoric, Genre Studies

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The University invites applications for a Lectureship in Writing in the Schoolof Linguistics and Applied Language Studies. The successful candidate shouldhave completed a PhD in a relevant field, and have experience in teaching atthe tertiary level. The specific focus of this position is on instruction inrhetorically-grounded academic writing for native speakers of English, andwriting in professionalized contexts, including the production ofbusiness/organizational discourse and print media texts.We would be particularly interested to receive applications from candidateswith teaching experience in one or more of the following areas:-Writing theory-Rhetoric-Genre studies

Application Deadline: 31-Jan-2013

Web Address for Applications: Information: Head of School John Macalister Email:

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