LINGUIST List 25.4115

Fri Oct 17 2014

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics: Rank Open, Iowa State University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <alamontlinguistlist.org>


Date: 16-Oct-2014
From: Christy Kadner <ckadneriastate.edu>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics: Rank Open, Iowa State University, Iowa, USA
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University or Organization: Iowa State University
Department: English
Job Location: Iowa, USA
Web Address: http://www.engl.iastate.edu/
Job Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Natural Language Processing

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Iowa State University has launched the Presidential High Impact Hires Initiative to support targeted faculty hiring in areas of strategic importance. As part of the initiative, the Department of English and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invite applications for an assistant, associate, or full professor in natural language processing with an emphasis in educational applications, particularly analysis of students’ linguistic production. At the undergraduate level, the successful applicant will teach basic courses in English and linguistics, and at the graduate level, courses in Applied Linguistics and Technology and in Human-Computer Interaction.

Required Education and Experience

- A PhD by time of appointment in computational linguistics, natural language processing, or related field for all ranks
- Assistant Professor, tenure-track: The potential for excellence in research and effectiveness in teaching
- Associate Professor: A demonstrated record of accomplishments in scholarship, including an outstanding publication record, demonstrated ability to obtain research funding and effectiveness in teaching
- Full Professor: A demonstrated record of intellectual leadership through high-impact scholarship, including an outstanding publication record, program of funded research and effectiveness in teaching

Preferred Education and Experience

- Language teaching experience
- Language assessment experience

Iowa State University is located in Ames, Iowa. For more information and to apply for this position, please visit www.iastatejobs.com Posting #400050 or the application URL below. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by December 3, 2014.

Iowa State University is an EO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Vets status.

Application Deadline: 03-Dec-2014

Web Address for Applications: http://www.iastatejobs.com/postings/7815
Contact Information:
Christy Kadner
Email: ckadneriastate.edu

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