LINGUIST List 25.4951

Sun Dec 07 2014

Jobs: Italian; Spanish; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Oklahoma

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Date: 25-Nov-2014
From: Joseph Sullivan <jsullivanou.edu>
Subject: Italian; Spanish; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Oklahoma
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University or Organization: University of Oklahoma
Department: Modern Languages
Job Location: Oklahoma, USA
Web Address: ou.edu">modlangou.edu
Job Title: Second Language Acquisition/Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: 5-Year Renewable Term Position; Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): Italian (ita)
                            Spanish (spa)

Description:

Second Language Acquisition/Applied Linguistics Five-Year Ranked Renewable Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor

The University of Oklahoma announces a five-year, ranked, renewable term appointment in Second Language Acquisition/Applied Linguistics at the rank of Assistant Professor. In order to be considered, applicants must have: 1) a Ph.D. in second language acquisition, applied linguistics, or a related field, in hand by time of appointment; 2) native or near-native fluency in Italian or Spanish; 3) a demonstrable commitment to excellence in teaching Italian or Spanish language and culture. First preference will be given to candidates with a specialization in Italian. The successful candidate will teach six courses per year, serve as the Liaison to the College of Education and the Liaison to the Oklahoma State Board of Education, and provide graduate teaching assistant training. Salary is competitive. The successful candidate will teach courses in language and culture at various levels, Techniques of Teaching a Foreign Language, and Second Language Acquisition Theory, and other related courses as needed. The appointment will begin August 16, 2015. After an initial review of dossiers, interviews will be conducted by Skype. Please send/have sent (by email or in hard copy) a letter of application; three confidential letters of recommendation; a curriculum vitae; graduate transcripts; at least two full sets of recent student teaching evaluations; and other elements of the teaching dossier such as peer teaching reviews, syllabi, etc. to Dr. Joseph Sullivan (application email below), Chair of SLA/Pedagogy Search Committee, Department of Modern Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, 780 Van Vleet Oval, Room 202, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019. Review of materials will begin January 2, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled. Women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Oklahoma is an equal opportunity institution http://www.ou.edu/eoo.html.

Application Deadline: 02-Jan-2015 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: jsullivanou.edu
Contact Information:
Dr. Joseph Sullivan
Email: jsullivanou.edu
Phone: 405-325-6181
Fax: 405-325-0103

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