LINGUIST List 25.4331
Fri Oct 31 2014
Jobs: Thai; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Northern Illinois University
Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <alamontlinguistlist.org>
Katharina Barbe <askfl
Thai; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Northern Illinois University, Illinois, USA E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: Northern Illinois University
Department: Foreign Languages and Literatures
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Web Address: www.niu.edu/forlangs
Job Title: Assistant Professor of Thai
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics
Required Language(s): Thai (tha)
Anticipated tenure-track position in Thai literature, linguistics, and/or culture. Beginning Fall 2015. Area of specialization is open, however, the successful candidate must be able to teach beginning to advanced language courses. As a research-extensive university, NIU requires evidence of a strong research program as well as excellence in teaching. The department expects the new hire to be research-active, to be interested in collaboration with colleagues and students, to be committed to student success, and to engage with students through programs such as NIU’s Research Rookie Program and to be affiliated with the Southeast Asian Studies Center.
Native or near-native fluency in Thai; Ph.D. in a related discipline by the time of appointment; experience in the use of technology, proficiency in different modes of teaching (online/hybrid).
Ability to teach in a related field, Thai history, culture, linguistics, literature or other social sciences.
Please send your dossier (CV, graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendations) to Dr. Katharina Barbe at the application email below. Preference will be given to complete applications received by November 30, 2014; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
In compliance with the Illinois Campus Security Act, before an offer of employment is made, the university will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check. Northern Illinois University is an AA/EEO institution.
Application Deadline: 30-Nov-2014
Email Address for Applications: askfl
Dr. Katharina Barbe
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