LINGUIST List 24.1267

Wed Mar 13 2013

Jobs: Portuguese; Applied Ling; Lang Acq: Asst/Assoc Professor, University of Puerto Rico

Editor for this issue: Uliana Kazagasheva <>

Date: 13-Mar-2013
From: Agnes Bosch <>
Subject: Portuguese; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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University or Organization: University of Puerto Rico Job Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico Web Address:
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Portuguese (por)


The University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, seeks candidates for the following tenure-track position in the Department of Foreign Languages: Assistant/Associate Professor of Portuguese (Applied Linguistics).

Requirements:PhD in Portuguese, in the field of Applied Linguistics,second/foreign language acquisition and/or teaching; working knowledge of Spanish and English; teaching experience at the university level and native or near native fluency in Portuguese; research in your area of specialization and familiarity with recent developments in computer-assisted language teaching and learning. Priority will be given to candidates who have prior experience with coordinating teaching assistants (TA’s). Specific duties: Coordination of the College of Humanities Language Teaching Assistants Program.

Evaluation will start on April 30, 2013 and applications will be received until the position is filled. Send a letter of interest describing your academic vision, research areas and/or creative work, curriculum vitae, copies of the academic transcripts for all your degrees, three recommendation letters, and student evaluations to Dr. Luis A. Ortiz López, Dean, to the application mailing address with email copy to the application email address below.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Luis Ortiz Lopez University of Puerto Rico College of Humanities PO Box 23342 San Juan 931 Puerto Rico Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Dr. Agnes Bosch Email:

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