LINGUIST List 24.2074

Thu May 16 2013

Jobs: Applied Ling; Lang Acq: Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <caylenlinguistlist.org>



Date: 15-May-2013
From: Graham Crookes <slschairhawaii.edu>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hawaii, USA
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University or Organization: University of Hawaii at ManoaDepartment: Second Language StudiesJob Location: Hawaii, USAWeb Address: http://www.hawaii.edu/sls/sls/Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Description:

Assistant Professor, with specialization in second language and multilinguallearning and development in social settings outside of formal instruction(position number 82462), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, College of Languages,Linguistics and Literature, full time, tenure track, to begin August 1, 2014.

The Department of Second Language Studies offers a BA, an MA and a PhD inSecond Language Studies as well as an Advanced Graduate Certificate. TheUniversity of Hawai‘i is a Carnegie "very high research activity university"with a strong orientation to the Asia-Pacific region. The university supportsinterdisciplinary initiatives within and across departments and colleges, andplaces high value on extramural funding. It also values research thataddresses locally relevant issues and local populations in Hawai‘i.

Duties and responsibilities:The successful candidate will teach courses at the undergraduate and graduatelevels, including in the area of second language and multilingual learning anddevelopment beyond the classroom, mentor undergraduate and graduate students,and engage in research and service.

Of particular interest are candidates whose research focuses on languagelearning and development across the lifespan, in populations such as (but notlimited to) immigrants, heritage language speakers/learners and 1.5 generationlearners.

Minimum qualificationsApplicants must:- Be ABD at time of application- Have a PhD in second language studies, applied linguistics, or closely related fieldby July 31, 2014- Have demonstrated ability to conduct research in the applicant's specialization,as evidenced by publication

Annual 9-month salary: $60,000-$67,500, commensurate with qualifications andexperience.

To apply: Send cover letter summarizing research and teaching interests andexperience, including the names and contact information of three referees, aswell as a CV, a research statement, and a statement of teaching philosophy,all as a single pdf document. In addition, send no more than three samplepublications as pdf documents. All application materials should be sent asemail attachments to the application email.

Send all email inquiries to contact personnel: Dr. Graham Crookes, Chair,Search Committee

Closing date: August 15, 2013

Refer to http://workatuh.hawaii.edu/Jobs/NAdvert/17592/2052557/1/postdate/descfor more information.



Application Deadline: 15-Aug-2013

Email Address for Applications: slschairhawaii.edu

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